United Pilots Say They Were Already Trained To Override Boeing 737MAX Automatic Stall Recovery

Members of the media gather outside the Lion Air flight JT610 crisis center at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Cengkareng, Jakarta, Indonesia, on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018.(Rony Zakaria/Bloomberg)© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP Choosing to go it alone in the furious controversy over whether Lion Air and its pilots had sufficient training to avoid a fatal crash…

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United Launch Alliance picks Blue Origin’s engine for its new rocket

Warren said that the company’s liquid rocket engine business was “thriving,” adding that its engines are set to be used in a variety of other rockets, including Boeing’s Phantom Express, which is designed to carry small satellites, and Northrop Grumman Corp.’s next-generation OmegA intermediate and heavy-lift rocket, which is still under development.

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United Airlines to charge $30 for first checked bag, matching JetBlue

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide United Airlines is raising its checked baggage fees, joining JetBlue Airways and two Canadian carriers. The airline will now charge $30 for the first checked bag and $40 for the second check bag, according to an update on its website. The change went into effect Friday (Aug. 31).…

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United Airlines to add fees for economy seats near front of the plane

CLOSE The change comes with the introduction of new corporate perks for business clients. Time   United Airlines plans to start charging passengers to reserve select seats near the front of the plane, a practice already in place at rivals American and Delta. There’s nothing special about the so-called “preferred” seats, no extra legroom or other…

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Angry United Airlines Flight Attendants Reveal the Surprising Things They Aren’t Allowed To Say To Passengers

Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.  That simmering sound you hear coming from the galley of your United Airlines flight may not be a lovely hot meal. It may be Flight Attendants’ emotions boiling over. No, not on the side. During flights. You see, the Chase MileagePlus…

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United Airlines ceiling panel falls on passenger when plane lands in Washington

An uneventful United Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Washington, D.C., changed when a ceiling panel fell on a passenger while the plane landed on Wednesday, video of the incident shows. The rough landing into Dulles International Airport caused the loose ceiling panel to fall. One passenger told FOX5 that the “top came off” and was “falling…

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Passenger dies on United Airlines flight after ‘medical emergency’

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Passenger dies on United Airlines flight after ‘medical emergency’ United Airlines said a “medical emergency” forced the Boston-bound flight to divert to Washington Dulles Airport in the Virginia suburbs of the nation’s capital. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent…

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