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US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

US-bound United flight diverted after threat found onboard

A United Airlines flight from Rome to Chicago was diverted to Shannon Airport in Ireland on Monday after "a message" was discovered on board, Irish police said.

Dog dies in United Airlines overhead locker

Dog dies in United Airlines overhead locker

United said it took responsibility for the death, saying pets should not be placed in the overhead storage compartments.

Newark airport reopens after engine fire prompts plane evacuation

Newark airport reopens after engine fire prompts plane evacuation

Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey has reopened after temporarily shutting down late Tuesday, following an engine fire that prompted the evacuation of an airplane, officials said.

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines reaches settlement with passenger

United Airlines and the passenger who was dragged from a Chicago flight earlier this month have reached a settlement for an undisclosed sum, they said on Thursday.

Giant rabbit dies on United Airlines flight to USA

Giant rabbit dies on United Airlines flight to USA

A 3-foot giant rabbit has died on a United Airlines flight from London, prompting a review at the Chicago-based airline which faced a global backlash this month over its treatment of a passenger ...

United passenger's lawyer takes on American Airlines

United passenger's lawyer takes on American Airlines

The lawyer representing Dr. David Dao, who was dragged from a United Airlines plane, said he will also represent a woman whose clash with an American Airlines flight attendant went viral over the weekend.

Delta to pay up to $10,000 to bumped customers

Delta to pay up to $10,000 to bumped customers

Delta Air Lines has increased the maximum possible payout to passengers to nearly $10,000 if they voluntarily give up a seat on an overbooked flight, the company told AFP on Monday.

United Air removes couple traveling to wedding from plane

United Air removes couple traveling to wedding from plane

An engaged couple were removed from a United Airlines flight to Costa Rica on Saturday, as the airline remained under scrutiny following outrage caused by a video last week of a passenger being forcibly removed from a flight.

United Airlines apologises as image takes beating

United Airlines apologises as image takes beating

The chief executive of embattled United Airlines unequivocally apologised for an incident in which a passenger was dragged off a plane, promising a thorough review of the airline's practices.

New computer glitch delays United Airlines flights

New computer glitch delays United Airlines flights

Thousands of passengers were delayed worldwide after a computer glitch temporarily halted departures at United Airlines, the latest in a series of outages to affect rival companies in the industry.

Turbulence on diverted United flight leaves 12 in hospital

Turbulence on diverted United flight leaves 12 in hospital

A transatlantic United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Ireland after the plane was hit by severe turbulence that left 12 people in need of hospital treatment, according to the airline and the airport.

Flight attendant leaves plane in Houston on emergency slide

Flight attendant leaves plane in Houston on emergency slide

A United Airlines flight attendant deployed an emergency evacuation slide on an airplane after it arrived in Houston and used it to exit a plane packed with passengers, an airline official said.