Ted(sm) Dishes out Low Fares for Chicago Midway

Save More Dough on New Ted Flights Between Chicago Midway and Denver and Washington Dulles; Also Save on Low-Fare Connections to Many Popular Destinations

CHICAGO, March 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Customers may love Chicago deep dish pizza, but they don’t need deep pockets to fly Ted(sm), United Airlines’ low-fare service, between Chicago Midway and Denver and Washington Dulles.

Beginning April 3, United Airlines expands Ted service to Chicago Midway International Airport on the city’s southwest side, providing customers a low- fare alternative topped with the attractive benefits of United’s global Mileage Plus(R) program and Economy Plus(R) seating, offering more legroom in over 40 percent of the seats on every Ted aircraft.

Ted serves up fares as low as $94 each way on flights between Midway and Denver, and as low as $69 between Midway and Washington Dulles, for travel from April 3, 2005, through June 30, 2005.(1) Ted also offers fares between Chicago Midway and other U.S. cities with connections through Denver and Washington Dulles. For example, travel between Midway and Myrtle Beach, S.C., or Savannah, Ga., for $94, with the connecting service provided by United Express carrier Air Wisconsin Airlines, or between Midway and Ontario, Calif., or Reno, Nev., for $99. All fares are each way with no required roundtrip purchase. Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days in advance of travel and ticketed within 24 hours of making reservations, but no later than March 30, 2005. See fare facts below for complete details, and visit flyted.com or united.com to book flights.

Customers also receive a bonus miles offer on new Ted service at Chicago Midway. Customers who register and book a paid, qualifying roundtrip flight on flyted.com or united.com between Chicago Midway and Denver or Washington Dulles for travel between April 3, 2005 and June 30, 2005, earn 1,000 bonus miles.(2) Customers need to register for the special bonus miles offer online at http://united.com/offer/mpd215 . In addition, customers who book and fly a paid, qualifying roundtrip flight on Ted, United or United Express through flyted.com or united.com by Dec. 31, 2005, earn a booking bonus of 1,000 bonus miles(3) — that’s on top of the special 1,000-mile Chicago Midway bonus miles offer. See Mileage Plus terms and conditions below for additional details on these bonus miles offers.

About Ted

Ted, launched by United in February 2004, currently operates an average of 214 flights per day, carrying more than 27,000 customers to destinations from its hubs in Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Chicago. Ted continues to offer customers low fares that are simple and easy to understand. Ted operates Airbus A320s that are configured with 156 seats, including a large Economy Plus section of 66 seats with four inches more legroom. Combining outstanding service with unique onboard amenities and entertainment, including Tedevision, TedTunes and TedSelect SnackBoxes, along with full participation in United’s award-winning Mileage Plus program, Ted offers a unique experience among low-fare carriers. More information and current fares can be found at flyted.com .

About United

United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) is the world’s second largest airline, operating 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 the largest international carrier based in the United States.(4) United is also a founding member of Star Alliance, which provides connections for our customers to nearly 800 destinations in 139 countries worldwide. United’s 60,000 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 .

(1)Fare Facts: Fares above are each way with no required roundtrip purchase for United Economy(R) travel on Ted(SM). Tickets purchased through United reservation offices are $5 per ticket higher and tickets purchased at airport ticket counters are $10 per ticket higher. Fares purchased through other distribution channels may also be higher. When purchasing from United or Ted, always go to united.com or flyted.com to find United’s or Ted’s lowest fares. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates. Purchase Requirements: Tickets must be purchased at least 14 days in advance and ticketed within 24 hours of making reservations, but no later than 3/30/05. Travel must be to/from/via Chicago Midway (MDW) airport on Ted. Domestic sale fares apply to U.S. and Canada point-of-sale only. Reservations and ticket purchases on flyted.com and united.com must be completed simultaneously. Travel Days/Dates: Fares shown above are valid for travel commencing 4/3/05 through 6/30/05. Fares shown above are valid for travel on all days of the week. Blackout Dates: No blackout dates. Domestic Min./Max. Stay: Not applicable to one-way fares. Additional Taxes/Fees: Fares do not include a $3.20 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. Itinerary Changes: 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. Other Conditions: Fares are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply. Lower fares may be available to select destinations.

(2)Mileage Plus Terms and Conditions: Earn 1,000 bonus miles on new service between Chicago Midway and Denver or Washington Dulles for travel between April 3, 2005 – June 30, 2005. Register online at http://united.com/offer/mpd215 then purchase on united.com or flyted.com and fly a paid, qualifying roundtrip on this new nonstop Ted(SM) service in any booking class. You only need to register once. You must register prior to departure. Offer valid only on nonstop flights between Chicago Midway (MDW) and Denver (DEN) or Washington Dulles (IAD). Offer is combinable with other combinable offers. Offer may be earned a maximum of three times. Offer valid on all qualifying, paid published roundtrip fares. Roundtrip is 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 or Ted. Open jaw or circle trip itineraries do not qualify. Registration is required prior to departure. Valid only for residents of the U.S., Canada, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands with E-Tickets purchased in these locations. Not valid on government fares. Purchase required on united.com or flyted.com. E-Ticket purchase required. Valid only on flights operated by Ted and not valid on United-marketed code share flights operated by other carriers. Must be a Mileage Plus member to participate in this offer. Flights must be credited to the Mileage Plus account in order to qualify. Bonus miles apply to base flight miles only and do not count towards elite status. Bonus is in addition to paid flight miles and any applicable elite or class-of-service bonuses. Please allow 6 to 8 weeks after completed qualifying activity for bonus miles to be posted to your Mileage Plus account. Offer subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

(3)1,000 mile online booking bonus: 1,000 mile booking bonus offer is effective for bookings made by 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/ .

(4)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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