United Airlines plans to borrow more than $659 million, using 31 of its aircraft as collateral, to refinance debt, the Associated Press reported. "We are seeking to refinance existing debt to take advantage of current market conditions to strengthen our balance sheet and reduce our debt payment obligations over the next couple of years," UA said in a statement. AP reported that the aircraft backing the loan comprise 10 A319s, six A320s, seven 767s, five 747s and three 777s. Separately, UA ...

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