United reports 6.7% increase in RPMs in September 2018

United Airlines has reported September 2018 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 6.7 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 6.1 percent compared to September 201, the company said.

UAL´s September 2018 consolidated load factor increased 0.5 points compared to September 2017.

In September 2018, the airline introduced an improved boarding process at gates in airports around the world, giving customers more space at the gate, less time waiting in line and improved boarding information to create a less stressful environment.
Committed to reducing the company´s greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2050, further strengthening UAL´s ambition to be the world´s most environmentally conscious airline.

The company Launched a Crowdrise fundraising campaign to support those affected by Hurricane Florence, Typhoon Mangkhut, flooding in Western Japan, wildfires in California and other disasters.

United introduced an additional 100 flights and more than 10,000 seats daily to 12 of the country´s top ski destinations during the 2018/2019 ski season, as well as the addition of more than 8,500 seats from US hubs and eight other US cities to Las Vegas for the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show.

United Airlines and United Express operate approximately 4,700 flights a day to 356 airports across five continents. In 2017, United and United Express operated more than 1.6 million flights carrying more than 148 million customers.