United Offers Nonstop Summer Service to Vail

United Flights are the Only Summer Air Service Offered from Denver and Chicago

CHICAGO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — United Airlines will offer daily nonstop summertime service to Vail from its hub airports in Chicago and Denver, providing the only air summer service to Vail from these cities.

“Colorado is an ideal vacation destination in all seasons. We are pleased to expand our service in this growing market,” said Greg Taylor, senior vice president of Planning for United. “United and its Express carriers offer travelers a nationwide flight network with connections to points around the globe.”

United’s new mainline Vail/Denver service will be available from June 6 to Sept. 6, 2005. This service is in addition to the three daily Vail/Denver flights currently operated by United Express.

“Eagle County is a beautiful place in a beautiful state and it is no wonder there is a growing demand from tourists and business people for more access,” said U.S. Sen. Ken Salazar (CO). “I applaud United for filling this needed service.”

“I am pleased to hear that United will be expanding service to the Eagle County Airport. Adding flights during the summer season will give Western Slope residents more travel options and will help business development and the tourist industry up and down the I-70 corridor,” said U.S. Rep. Mark Udall (CO). His district includes Eagle County.

Customers who book and fly a paid, qualifying roundtrip flight through united.com by Dec. 31, 2005, earn 1,000 bonus miles by booking their travel at united.com/onlinebooking. See 1,000-mile online booking bonus terms and conditions below for additional details.* United also guarantees you will find their lowest fares on united.com.

The United schedule for the new nonstop service follows:

Service between Chicago and Vail/Eagle

Origin Destination Departure Arrival Service Frequency

Chicago Vail 7:55 p.m. 9:37 p.m. Mainline Sunday-
Friday
Chicago Vail 5:00 p.m. 6:42 p.m. Mainline Saturday
Vail Chicago 8:43 a.m. 12:15 a.m. Mainline Daily

Service between Denver and Vail/Eagle

Origin Destination Departure Arrival Service Frequency

Denver Vail 8:50 a.m. 9:50 a.m. Express Daily
Denver Vail 11:15 a.m. 12:03 p.m. Mainline Daily
Denver Vail 3:15 p.m. 4:15 p.m. Express Daily
Denver Vail 8:05 p.m. 9:00 p.m. Express Daily
Vail Denver 7:00 a.m. 7:55 p.m. Express Daily
Vail Denver 10:15 a.m. 11:20 p.m. Express Daily
Vail Denver 1:03 p.m. 1:53 p.m. Mainline Daily
Vail Denver 4:40 p.m. 5:35 p.m. Express Daily

About United

United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) is the world’s second largest airline, operating more than 3,500 flights a day on United, United Express and Ted to more than 200 U.S. domestic and international destinations from its hubs in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Denver, Chicago and Washington, D.C. With key global air rights in the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and Latin America, United is the largest international carrier based in the United States.** United is also a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides connections for our customers to more than 700 destinations in more than 130 countries worldwide. United’s nearly 62,000 employees reside in every U.S. state and in many countries around the world. News releases and other information about United can be found at the company’s Web site at http://www.united.com/ .

*Terms and Conditions

1,000-mile online booking bonus: 1,000 mile booking bonus offer is effective for bookings made and travel completed through Dec. 31, 2005. E-Fares and award travel are not eligible for the 1,000 mile booking bonus offer. Bonus miles will be awarded to the passenger booking the flight(s). The passenger booking the flight shall be the united.com registered user logged into the web site. Mileage Plus membership number must be provided at the time of purchase in order to receive the bonus miles awarded in connection with this offer. Roundtrip travel required. A roundtrip is defined as travel from an origin city to a destination city with return travel beginning in the outbound destination city back to the first origin city with all segments on United(R), Ted(SM), or United Express(R). One-way and open-jaw itineraries do not qualify, nor do United-marketed code-share flights operated by other carriers. Qualifying flights must be posted to the Mileage Plus account to qualify for this bonus. Bonus miles do not count toward Elite status. Miles accrued, awards issued and bonus offers are subject to the rules of the United Mileage Plus program. Please allow 4 to 8 weeks after completing qualifying travel activity for bonus miles to be posted to your Mileage Plus account. The Mileage Plus Program, including accruals, awards and bonus miles offers, is subject to change without notice. Taxes and fees related to award travel are the responsibility of the passenger. United and Mileage Plus are registered service marks. For complete details about the Mileage Plus program, visit http://www.united.com/ .

** Measured by revenue passenger miles as reported to the U.S. Department of Transportation for 12 months ending September 2004, the most recent comparison data available.

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