27 January 2014
United Continental Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: UAL) subsidiary United Airlines said that it and the March of Dimes are teaming up once again to provide moms and dads around the country with important information on pregnancy and having healthy babies.
For the ninth consecutive year, United will serve as the official airline of the March of Dimes National Ambassador Program.
The National Ambassador Program is an annual campaign that helps raise awareness of the need for research and community programs to prevent premature birth and birth defects. With United´s support, the March of Dimes National Ambassador 6-year-old Aidan Lamothe of Manchester, N.H. and his parents will be able to attend meetings, conferences and fundraisers nationwide to promote the organization and its mission. The family will travel in the airline´s premium cabins throughout the year.
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of more than 5,300 flights a day to more than 360 airports across six continents. For more information, visit united.com.