United Airlines has capped the number of Premier Qualifying Points (PQPs) that can be earned from partner flights. This was one of the best remaining options to earn status with United. The new policy goes into effect on July 1, 2020, for flights booked starting April 29, 2020.
There is a new United Visa Rewards promotion that can earn you an additional 2,000 bonus miles. United Chase Visa Cardmembers can find the offer in the MileagePlus X app. If you’re targeted for this offer, open the MPX app and tap United Visa Rewards.
United and Delta are considering selling miles at a discount in order to raise cash during the coronaviurs pandemic.
A United Airlines lawsuit has been filed in Chicago over the airline’s refusal to issue refunds for canceled flights worth $1,500.
United is extending status for those who have it, making it easier to earn going forward and is extending upgrades and subscriptions. All of the changes will be updated automatically and reflected in customers’ accounts in the coming weeks.
Newark is one of United’s hubs. The airline will go from 139 flights per day to 62 destinations to 15 daily flights to just nine destinations. At LaGuardia flights will be reduced from 18 per day to four destinations to just two daily flights to one destination.
So make sure you call right away and ask yo get miles back if your flight was canceled. United has been all over the place with its cancellation and refund policies, so better to do it now.
“Due to government mandates or restrictions in place prohibiting travel, we are reducing our international schedule by 95% for April”, the airline said in a statement.
For any customer whose international travel is disrupted by more than 6 hours because of schedule changes resulting from government restrictions, they will retain a travel credit equal to the value of their ticket. That credit can be used towards any flight, to any destination, for 12 months from the time of purchase.
United Extends Cancellation and Change Fee Waiver to Flights Booked On/Before 3/2 United Airlines has improved its cancellation and change fee policy over coronavirus fears. The airline is now waiving change fees for all tickets issued on or before March 2 — domestic or international — with original travel dates of March 9 through April…
Until now if there was a schedule change of more than two hours for your flight, you could request a refund from the airline. But since Saturday, that timeframe has changed to 25 hours.
Many airlines have introduced fee-waivers for cancellations and changes due to the coronavirus outbreak. Each airline has different rules and dates, so here you can find a list of all the airlines and their policies during the coronavirus pandemic.
United Airlines has sent out emails announcing a new Miles Play promotion. This is a targeted offer that can earn you extra miles and it varies from one account to the other. Some people might not receive an offer at all.
The new agreement will extend though 2029. This was a no-brainer for all parties as it involves a co-brand cards portfolio with seven consecutive quarters of double-digit year-over-year growth.
The first checked bag will now cost $35 each way and the second, $45. Travelers can avoid the fee increase by prepaying for bags in advance. The checked-bag prices remain $30 and $40 if the fee is paid at any time before checking in online.
United Airlines said today that it is extending the cancellation of Boeing 737 MAX flights until September 4th. Reuters reports that the timing of a key certification flight may not happen until at least April.
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Beginning January 1, 2020, you’ll only be able to visit most of our partner lounges if you’re traveling in United Polaris® business class. Use the tool below to see where these lounges are located and if you can visit them on an upcoming trip.