United Customers Can Ring in the New Year With Refreshing Low Fares and 2,006 Bonus Miles on united.com

CHICAGO, Dec. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — United Airlines is celebrating 2006 with new low fares to many destinations worldwide. When customers book their travel on united.com, they will get United’s “Low Fare Guarantee” and also 2,006 bonus miles for every qualifying trip they book by Jan. 10, 2006.

United’s 2006 New Year’s sale fares are available on United, United Express(R) or Ted(SM). Sample fares below are each-way, based on required roundtrip purchase by Jan. 10, 2006 and are valid for travel from Jan. 10, 2006 through March 8, 2006:

— Chicago – Denver – $124
— Chicago – Honolulu – $320
— Chicago – Miami – $89
— Denver – Las Vegas – $79
— Ft. Lauderdale – Washington, D.C. – $79
— Los Angeles – Aspen – $114**
— San Francisco – New York City – $139

International sample fares on United are each-way based on required roundtrip purchase by Jan. 10, 2006. Fares below are valid for travel from Jan. 3, 2006 through March 31, 2006:

— Chicago – Shanghai – $470
— Chicago – Frankfurt – $247
— Chicago – Los Cabos – $149
— Denver – Mexico City – $149
— Los Angeles – Sao Paulo – $419
— New York City – London – $149**
— San Francisco – Tokyo – $309
— Washington, D.C. – Brussels – $241**
— Washington, D.C. – Hong Kong – $400

All sample fares*** are valid for travel on select off-peak days. For more information and destination exceptions, see below or visit united.com

In addition to the opportunity to earn 2,006 bonus miles by booking qualifying travel on united.com, customers can also earn 500**** bonus miles each time they check in for a United flight using EasyCheck-in Online at united.com by June 30, 2006. Together, these bonus miles enable customers to earn an additional 3,006 miles per flight. See fare facts below for additional details.

About United

United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) operates more than 3,400 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 one of the largest international carriers based in the United States. United is also a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides connections for our customers to 790 destinations in 138 countries worldwide. United’s 57,000 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 united.com.

*Bonus Mile Terms and Conditions: Miles accrued and awards issued are subject to the rules of the United Mileage Plus program. The standard 1,000 bonus miles for booking on united.com will be posted to your account, as well as the additional 1,006 bonus miles for participating in this fare sale. Bonus miles apply to base flight miles only and do not count towards Premier status. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks after completed qualifying activity for bonus miles to be posted to your Mileage Plus account. The united.com 2,006 bonus miles booking bonus is valid for travel through 3/31/06, but must be ticketed by 1/10/06. United and Mileage Plus are registered service marks. Guaranteed Lowest Fares Terms and Conditions: Please refer to united.com/guarantee for complete details.

**Service is provided by United Airlines, Ted(SM) or Lufthansa, except where noted. Portions of this service may be operated by the following carriers doing business as United Express(R) or as codeshare partners: Air Canada, Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation, Chautauqua, Colgan Air, GoJet Airlines, Mesa Airlines, Republic Airlines, Shuttle America, Skywest(R), Trans States Airlines, US Airways, bmi, Lufthansa Cityline, SAS Scandinavian Airlines or Swiss International Airlines.

***U.S./International Fare Facts: Fares above are each way based on required roundtrip purchase for United Economy(R) travel on United Airlines(R), Ted(SM), and United Express(R) carriers. Tickets purchased through United reservation offices are $10 per ticket higher and tickets purchased at airport ticket counters are $15 per ticket higher. Fares purchased through other distribution channels may also be higher. When purchasing from United, always go to united.com to find United’s lowest fares. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates. Purchase Requirements: Tickets for U.S. and Canada destinations must be purchased at least 14 days in advance and within 24 hours of making reservations, but no later than 1/10/06. Tickets for International destinations must be purchased at least 7 days in advance and ticketed within 72 hours of making reservations, but no later than 1/10/06. Domestic sale fares apply to U.S. and Canada point-of-sale only. International sale fares apply to U.S. point-of- sale only. Reservations and ticket purchases on united.com must be completed simultaneously. Travel Days/Dates: U.S. and Canada fares shown above are valid for travel 1/10/06 through 3/8/06. U.S. and Canada fares are valid for travel from 12noon Monday through 1159am Thursday. Hawaii fares shown above are valid for travel to Hawaii Monday through Wednesday and from Hawaii Monday through Thursday. Fares for International destinations are valid Monday through Thursday for travel 1/3/06 through 3/31/06, except where noted below. Sale fares for other days of the week are higher. Blackout Dates: U.S. and Canada fares are not valid on 2/17/06, 2/18/06, 2/20/06, 2/25/06 and 2/26/06. Fares are not valid for westbound travel to Hawaii between 2/17/06 and 2/19/06 and eastbound from Hawaii between 2/24/06 and 2/26/06. Fares are not valid for outbound travel to Hong Kong between 1/21/06 and 1/27/06. Domestic Max./Min. Stay: U.S. fares require a 3 night, Friday or Saturday night stay. Hawaii fares require a 3 night minimum stay. There is no minimum stay for Canada. The maximum stay is 30 days. International Max./Min. Stay: For Atlantic and Latin destinations, a Saturday night minimum stay is required. For Pacific destinations, a 6-night minimum stay is required. The maximum stay is 30 days. Additional Taxes/Fees: U.S./Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands fares do not include a $3.20 (tickets purchased on/after 1/1/06 $3.30) per flight segment tax. A flight segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. Fares do not include the September 11th Security Fee of up to $10 maximum per roundtrip or Passenger Facility Charges of up to $18, which may be collected depending on the itinerary. Fares for Hawaii and Alaska do not include a $7 (tickets purchased on/after 1/1/06 $7.30)(each way) departure tax. For travel from Canada, fares do not include U.S. Inspection fees of $7, taxes/fees imposed by the Canadian government of up to $19.50, and a $29 international departure and arrival tax if outside of the 225 mile buffer zone. All international fares are subject to U.S. arrival and departure taxes and agricultural, immigrations and customs fees of up to $40 (tickets purchased on/after 1/1/06 $41). For travel to some countries, additional airport, transportation, embarkation, security, and passenger service taxes/surcharges of up to $124 will apply depending on destination. For return travel from some countries, fares do not include airport and/or departure taxes of up to $36, which may be collected by the foreign government. Itinerary Changes – Domestic: U.S. and Canada tickets are non-refundable. No changes may be made after ticketed departure date for any portion of the ticket. Tickets whose reservations are cancelled prior to the ticketed departure date are valid for travel one year from the original issuance date. Changes made on or before departure are subject to fare rules and a service charge of $100. If a reservation is not cancelled before the ticketed departure date, the ticket has no value. Itinerary Changes – International: Tickets are non-refundable, but the return portion may be changed for a fee($100 for Latin, $150 for Pacific and $200 for Atlantic destinations), provided the new itinerary is within the parameters of this offer, minimum and maximum stay requirements are met, and the origin and destination are not changed. If the reservation is cancelled before the ticketed departure date, the itinerary may be rebooked up to one year from the original ticket issue date for a service charge ($100 for Latin, $150 for Pacific and $200 for Atlantic destinations). If a reservation is not cancelled before the ticketed departure date, the ticket has no value. Other Conditions: Fares, fees and taxes are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply. Lower fares may be available to select destinations. Exceptions for Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo: Fares are valid for travel Saturday for travel commencing between 1/7/06 and 3/25/06. Exceptions for Punta Cana: Fares are valid for travel Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday for travel commencing between 1/4/06 and 3/31/06. Exceptions for Nassau: Fares are valid for travel Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday for travel commencing between 1/4/06 and 3/31/06. Exceptions for Montego Bay: Fares are valid for travel Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday for travel commencing between 1/3/06 and 3/31/06.

****EasyCheck-in Online Terms and Conditions: EasyCheck-in Online Bonus Miles: Promotional period valid November 15, 2005 through June 30, 2006. United.com EasyCheck-in Online requirements: Check in between 1 and 24 hours prior to your scheduled departure. Travel on a United, Ted or United Express flight. Travel within the U.S including Alaska, Hawaii, San Juan, Puerto Rico, or St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. EasyCheck-in Online restrictions: International (inbound and outbound); Certain flights with special service requests like wheelchair, unaccompanied minor, oxygen, firearm, etc.; Tickets with E-ticket mismatch; Tickets with Service charges due; Groups/passenger on a group ticket; IROP tickets. Other Conditions: Combinable with other offers. Offer may be earned 10 times up to a maximum of 5,000 miles. No registration is required.

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