United 777. Photo: Courtesy, United Airlines United Airlines parent UAL Corp. reported second-quarter net income of $273 million, significantly widened from a $28 million profit in the year-ago period and its best second-quarter result since 1999. The airline also touted progress in its planned merger with Continental Airlines, announcing yesterday that the two carriers jointly have "reached an agreement in principle" with pilots from both that "provides a framework ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"United posts best second quarter in 11 years, earns $273 million" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.