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United Airlines and MileagePlus

United Airlines is a Star Alliance partner based in the United States. This article looks at how you can earn Avios on United flights, strangely!

You can learn more about MileagePlus on the United website here.

LAST CHANCE: Save 30% on SeatSpy ‘First Class’ membership

For two years now, SeatSpy has been a convenient way of finding reward seat availability on British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. It is by far the easiest way of seeing Avios and Virgin Points reward .....

For two years now, SeatSpy has been a convenient way of finding reward seat availability on British Airways .....

by Rob Burgess22 comments

No more masks on flights to and from the United States

In a surprise move, the US federal mask mandate on public transport – including planes and trains – has been scrapped following a ruling by US District Judge Kathryn Kimball Mizelle in .....

In a surprise move, the US federal mask mandate on public transport – including planes and trains .....

by Rhys Jones67 comments

Save 30% on SeatSpy ‘First Class’ membership

For two years now, SeatSpy has been a convenient way of finding reward seat availability on British Airways and Virgin Atlantic. It is by far the easiest way of seeing Avios and Virgin Points reward .....

For two years now, SeatSpy has been a convenient way of finding reward seat availability on British Airways .....

by Rob Burgess34 comments

United Airlines to resume its US services from Edinburgh

United Airlines has announced the resumption of its Edinburgh flights for 2022, in a move which will make it the largest airline flying between Scotland and the US. First up in New York Newark, which .....

United Airlines has announced the resumption of its Edinburgh flights for 2022, in a move which will make it .....

by Rob Burgess81 comments

SkyTeam status match now extended to 25 airlines including British Airways

Last week we covered how you can get status in the SkyTeam airline alliance by matching your British Airways Executive Club status. This is due to the launch of ITA Airways, the replacement airline .....

Last week we covered how you can get status in the SkyTeam airline alliance by matching your British Airways .....

by Rob Burgess46 comments

United to move to 22 Heathrow flights to the USA per day

United Airlines has announced a major ramping up of its Heathrow services as the restart of travel to the US gets nearer. By Spring 2022, United will be offering 22 flights per day from Heathrow and .....

United Airlines has announced a major ramping up of its Heathrow services as the restart of travel to the US .....

by Rob Burgess61 comments

What is the best Star Alliance credit card?

What credit card should you get if you want to redeem for flights with a Star Alliance airline? Let’s find out. Who are the members of Star Alliance? The bulk of major global airlines have .....

What credit card should you get if you want to redeem for flights with a Star Alliance airline? Let’s .....

by Rob Burgess20 comments

A potentially interesting United MileagePlus transfer bonus

We don’t cover United MileagePlus much since the airline closed its UK credit card a few years ago. Whilst there are arguably better value and more relevant Star Alliance frequent flyer schemes .....

We don’t cover United MileagePlus much since the airline closed its UK credit card a few years ago. .....

by Rob Burgess36 comments

How can you earn United Airlines MileagePlus miles from UK credit cards?

United Airlines no longer has its own UK credit card. It used to have a UK card, issued by MBNA. The card was withdrawn in mid 2018 as it was no longer seen as economic when the Government capped the .....

United Airlines no longer has its own UK credit card. It used to have a UK card, issued by MBNA. The card was .....

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