United Mileage Plus Anniversary Sweepstakes Thanks Customers for 25 Years in 25 Million Ways

Mileage Plus 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes to award one million miles each to 25 members

CHICAGO, March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — United Airlines’ Mileage Plus(R) program marks its 25th anniversary by thanking the loyal customers who made the years possible — with 25 grand prize awards of one million miles each.*

“We are thrilled to show our customers how much we appreciate their business with our biggest-ever mileage giveaway,” said Kenneth Feldman, vice president-Loyalty and e-Commerce. “United has the best frequent flyer program with the best customers, and this is a great way to thank them. We will continue to celebrate this milestone anniversary throughout the year by expanding meaningful reward and redemption choices for them as we build one of the most personalized and comprehensive travel loyalty programs in the industry.”

One million Mileage Plus miles can be redeemed for a great variety of valuable rewards — for example, 40 domestic Saver Award coach tickets or 10 first-class Saver Award trips to Paris. Members may also redeem them for plasma screen TVs, upgrades throughout the United network or cruises to the Caribbean or Mediterranean.**

Mileage Plus members may log on now to http://www.united.com/25million for a chance to be one of 25 members to win one million miles in the Mileage Plus 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes participants may fly anytime between March 27, 2006, and June 16, 2006, to earn one entry per qualifying segment on United, United Express(R) or Ted(SM). The more a person flies, the more entries he or she can earn. Members also may enter without purchase or obligation by mail (details and full terms and conditions are available at http://www.united.com/25million ). Non-members who wish to participate can join Mileage Plus for free at http://www.united.com/joinmp or follow the links and instructions to join when they log on to http://www.united.com/25million .

About United Mileage Plus

United Mileage Plus, with nearly 48 million enrolled members, has been voted the best frequent flyer program by readers of Business Traveler for the past 10 years (Nov.1996-Nov. 2005), by Travel Savvy magazine (Sept. 2004-Sept. 2005) and by Global Traveler (Nov. 2004-Nov. 2005). It also received the 2005 Frost & Sullivan CEO Choice Award for Best Frequent Flyer Program. Members earn miles by flying on United, Ted(SM), United Express(R) or Star Alliance airlines, or by purchasing products or services through the comprehensive network of more than 100 participating Mileage Plus partners at more than 10,000 locations worldwide. Mileage Plus also offers one of the most extensive selections of award travel destinations, including 790 destinations in 138 countries. For more information, a complete list of Mileage Plus partners, or to enroll, visit united.com.

About United

United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAUA) 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.

*Mileage Plus 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes, Abbreviated Official Rules:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Sweepstakes begins 3/27/06 and ends 6/16/06 (“Entry Period”). PRIZES: (25) Grand Prizes: 1,000,000 Mileage Plus miles and $5,000. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) for each prize: $25,000. Total ARV: $625,000. TO ENTER: Register at http://www.united.com/25million . Once registered, you will receive 1 entry for each qualifying segment flown on United during Entry Period booked using your United Mileage Plus(R) number. FREE ENTRY: Send 3X5 card with name, address, city, state, zip, day and evening phone numbers, United Mileage Plus(R) number, and the words “25 Million Miles” to United 25th Anniversary Sweeps, PO Box 1774, South Bend, IN 46634-1774, postmarked by 6/16/06 and received by 6/23/06. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and DC, 18 and older who are United Mileage Plus(R) Members as of 6/16/2006. Void where prohibited. For full Official Rules, please visit http://www.united.com/25million . Sponsored by United Airlines, Inc., 1200 East Algonquin Road, Elk Grove Township, Illinois 60007.

**Mileage breakdown of sample redeemable rewards as follows: 40 roundtrip domestic Economy Class Saver Award tickets, 25,000 miles each (e.g., San Francisco-New York, Chicago-Los Angeles, Seattle-Orlando, Denver-Washington, D.C., or Portland-Boston); 28 roundtrip U.S.-Hawaii Economy Class Saver Award tickets, 35,000 miles each (e.g., San Francisco-Maui, Chicago-Honolulu); 20 roundtrip U.S.-Europe Economy Class Saver Award tickets, 50,000 miles each (e.g., San Francisco-London, Chicago-Paris, Washington, D.C.-Zurich, Denver-Munich); 16 roundtrip U.S. to Japan, Australia or Asia Economy Class Saver Award tickets, 60,000 miles each (e.g., San Francisco-Tokyo, Chicago-Sydney, or Washington, D.C.-Hong Kong). Members may also redeem for Business or First class seats: U.S. Domestic — Economy: 25K, Business: 40K, First: 60K; U.S.-Hawaii — Economy: 35K, Business: 60K, First: 80K; U.S.- Europe — Economy: 50K, Business: 80K, First: 100K; U.S.-Asia — Economy: 60K, Business: 90K, First: 120K.

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