United Expands Pacific Footprint with Four New Route Launches This Week
United States, October 29, 2014 (STAT):- United Airlines will launch four new Pacific routes , beginning with nonstop service between Los Angeles and Melbourne, Australia, and between San Francisco and Tokyo's Haneda Airport. The airline has also launched two new routes from its Guam hub –Seoul, South Korea, on Oct. 27 and Shanghai on Oct. 28.
On this Brian Znotins, United's vice president of network affirmed, "These four new routes further strengthen United's presence in the Pacific, already the most extensive among U.S. airlines. New nonstop service to Melbourne and Haneda from our powerhouse West Coast hubs, and the additional new flights from our Guam hub to both Seoul and Shanghai, offer our customers convenience and schedule options that no other airline can offer."