SkyWest, Inc. subsidiary Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) will begin operating as a United Express carrier in the first quarter of 2010 as part of a deal that sees SkyWest lending United Airlines $80 million and agreeing to let United defer up to $49 million it owes the Utah-based regional airline operator.

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Continental Airlines is moving its Tokyo operations to the South Wing of Terminal 1 at Narita International Airport on November 1.

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United Airlines is launching new service from its hubs in Chicago, Denver and Los Angeles on December 17, adding Duluth in Minnesota, Asheville in North Carolina and Midland/Odessa in Texas to its network.

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United Airlines has begun selling two new ‘Travel Options by United’ bundled-service packages, Premier Travel and Premier Travel Plus.

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United Airlines is launching service to four new destinations from its hub at Chicago O’Hare International Airport, the service being provided by several of its United Express regional-airline franchise partners.

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From September 2, United Airlines will accept only credit and debit cards for most onboard purchases on transatlantic flights and on flights to and from Brazil and Argentina.

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Through its regional airline partners, Continental Airlines will begin new daily non-stop service from its hubs at Houston and Cleveland to Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) on November 1.

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Not-for-profit organization Green America has added an ‘Airlines’ section to its consumer watchdog website, ResponsibleShopper.org. The site informs concerned consumers about problem corporate practices, action campaigns and ways to live greener in relation to more than 150 major consumer companies.

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While airlines generally are cutting back sharply on international services, United Airlines’ new nonstop flights between Washington and Geneva, Switzerland are proving a resounding success.

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United Airlines and Chase Card Services are offering three new credit cards designed for travelers who desire added comfort when they travel or want to earn mileage points faster for their next award trip.

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United Airlines has dropped its fees for booking Mileage Plus loyalty-program award travel within three weeks of departure, claiming it is the first U.S. airline to make this change.

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