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United Airlines could start flying to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport in early 2021. The airline would end its five-year absence from one of the country’s most congested airports.
The rapid Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 test will be administered by GoHealth Urgent Care and their partner Dignity Health. Results will be provided in approximately 15 minutes and will be available to United customers on the same day as their flight departing from SFO.
Plan your next trip with TravelBank. Earn 5 miles per dollar on the money you add to your account through September 23, 2020. You can use TravelBank cash alone or combine it with select forms of payment when booking your flight.
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The new change fee policy applies to all standard Economy and Premium cabin tickets for travel within the U.S. 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and customers will not be limited in the number of times they adjust their flights.
United Airlines is helping customers to keep or elevate their status through their credit cards. Chase United MileagePlus Explorer and Chase United MileagePlus Club cardholders can earn even more Premier qualifying points from their card spend in 2020.
Earn 15% back on your ticket purchase with United Airlines when you spend $100 or more, with a $57.00 back maximum!
Chase has two increased offers for United credit cards. The United Club Infinite Card has a 100K offer but the $525 annual fee is not waived. The United Explorer Card has a 60K offer and the $95 annual fee is waived the first year.
Earn 15% back on your ticket purchase with United Airlines when you spend $100 or more, with a $57.00 back maximum! Offer expires 8/9/2020.
The Chicago-based airline said 36,000 employees face layoffs on or around October 1st. Airlines that received government bailouts are prohibited from laying off workers through the end of September.
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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.