United Increases Service to Sizzling Mexican and Caribbean Beach Destinations

New Service to Nassau, Bahamas and Four New Routes From Washington Dulles International Airport

Added Flying From Chicago and Denver, Too

CHICAGO, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Beginning Dec. 15, 2005, United Airlines is adding flights to eight sizzling beach destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean, including brand-new service between Washington, D.C. and Nassau, Bahamas — the second largest destination in the Caribbean.

“Our new service to Nassau increases the number of beach destinations we offer our customers in the Washington, D.C., area, and provides access to another vacation hot spot for all our customers to enjoy,” said Greg Taylor, senior vice president – Planning. “This new service is in line with United’s ongoing effort to bolster our international service, and represents a second consecutive year of significant growth to popular Mexican and Caribbean leisure destinations.”

Along with United’s new service between Washington, D.C. and Nassau, the company will also offer new roundtrip service between Washington, D.C. and Montego Bay; Punta Cana; and St. Maarten; as well as new service between Denver and Cozumel, Mexico; and Chicago and Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

Expanded Service to some of the most popular beach destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean includes the following:

From Chicago to:

— Montego Bay, Jamaica — United will offer three flights. (Wed., Sat.,
— St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands — United will add one additional
flight to its current Saturday and Sunday schedule. (Tue., Sat.,
— Los Cabos (Cabo San Lucas), Mexico* — United plans to offer four new
flights for the winter season. (Tue., Thu., Sat., Sun.) Weekend
service will begin Oct. 15, 2005. (Sat., Sun.) Tickets available for
sale on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2005.

From Denver to:

— Cozumel, Mexico — United will offer new weekly Saturday service.
— Los Cabos (Cabo San Lucas), Mexico — United will offer three
additional flights to last winter’s Saturday-only schedule. (Mon.,
Wed., Fri., Sat.)

From Dulles to:

— Aruba, Netherlands — United will offer three additional flights to
its current Saturday-only flight. (Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat.)
— Montego Bay, Jamaica* — United plans to offer five new flights.
(Sun., Mon., Tue., Thu., Fri.)
— Nassau, Bahamas* — United plans to offer four new flights. (Mon.,
Wed., Fri., Sat.)
— Punta Cana, Dominican Republic* — United plans to offer four new
flights. (Tue., Thu., Sat., Sun.)
— St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles* — United plans to offer two new
flights. (Wed., Sat.)
— St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands — United will offer two additional
flights to its current Saturday and Sunday service. (Tue., Thu.,
Sat., Sun.)

*Subject to government approval.

Now through Aug. 7, 2005, Mileage Plus members can also earn up to 5,000 bonus miles** when booking a United Vacations package to Mexico with travel through Sept. 30, 2005. Members who stay four or more nights will earn 2,500 miles per adult; 5,000 miles per couple. Customers who book a United Vacations trip to Mexico can visit http://unitedvacations.com/ , or call 1-888-328-6877. Members should mention the promotional code, MEXICOMILE, at the time of booking their reservation to receive the bonus miles.

** 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://united.com/ .

About United

United Airlines (BULLETIN BOARD: UALAQ) is the world’s second largest airline and 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 nearly 800 destinations in 139 countries worldwide. United’s 58,500 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://united.com/ .

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