United Airlines provides air transportation services in North America, the Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, and Latin America. It transports people and cargo through its mainline and regional operations. The Company also sells fuel, and offers catering, ground handling, and maintenance services for third parties. It is operated by United Continental Holdings.

TypePublic
HQChicago, US
Founded1926
Size (employees)89,700 (est)
Websiteunited.com
United Airlines was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Chicago, US
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Key People/Management at United Airlines

Oscar Munoz

Oscar Munoz

CEO
J. Scott Kirby

J. Scott Kirby

President
Kate Gebo

Kate Gebo

Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Labor Relations
Brett J. Hart

Brett J. Hart

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Gregory Greg Hart

Gregory Greg Hart

Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Linda Jojo

Linda Jojo

Executive Vice President of Technology and Chief Digital Officer
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United Airlines Office Locations

United Airlines has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Columbia, Orange and in 37 other locations
Chicago, US (HQ)
Willis Tower 233 S Wacker Dr
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United Airlines Financials and Metrics

United Airlines Revenue

United Airlines's revenue was reported to be $36.56 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

9 b

Net income (Q1, 2018)

147 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

277 m

Market capitalization (20-Sep-2018)

24.3 b

Closing stock price (20-Sep-2018)

89.1

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

2.4 b

EV

34.1 b
United Airlines's current market capitalization is $24.3 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

38.9 b37.9 b36.6 b

Revenue growth, %

(3%)(3%)

Operating expense total

36.5 b32.7 b32.2 b

EBIT

2.4 b5.2 b4.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Revenue

8.6 b9.9 b10.3 b8.2 b9.4 b9.9 b8.4 b10 b9.9 b9 b

Sales and marketing expense

342 m

Operating expense total

7.9 b8.5 b8.4 b7.5 b8.3 b8.3 b8.1 b8.6 b8.8 b8.8 b

Depreciation and amortization

541 m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

2 b3 b2.2 b

Accounts Receivable

1.1 b1.1 b1.2 b

Prepaid Expenses

730 m740 m832 m

Inventories

666 m738 m873 m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash

3.4 b2.8 b3.4 b1.8 b2.5 b2.6 b2.2 b2.4 b1.9 b2.4 b

Accounts Receivable

1.5 b1.5 b1.5 b1.6 b1.5 b1.5 b1.4 b1.5 b1.6 b1.8 b

Prepaid Expenses

826 m881 m819 m912 m911 m791 m1 b1.2 b1 b1.1 b

Inventories

631 m656 m704 m759 m798 m842 m900 m882 m937 m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

1.1 b7.3 b2.3 b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7 b1.8 b2 b

Accounts Payable

(251 m)(77 m)239 m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.6 b6 b5.5 b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Cash From Operating Activities

1.8 b3.6 b4.9 b1.2 b3.7 b4.9 b547 m2.1 b2.7 b1.7 b

Cash From Investing Activities

(45 m)(1.2 b)(1.7 b)(797 m)(1.6 b)(2.3 b)(643 m)(1.7 b)(3 b)(730 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(296 m)(1.3 b)(1.5 b)(227 m)(453 m)(911 m)(315 m)(525 m)(722 m)(189 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(430 m)(1.6 b)(1.7 b)(1.6 b)(2.7 b)(3 b)86 m(232 m)(55 m)(84 m)
USDY, 2018

EV/EBIT

122.9 x

EV/CFO

19.7 x

EV/FCF

45.2 x

Financial Leverage

5.3 x
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United Airlines Operating Metrics

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United Airlines Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Air Micronesia, Inc.
Air Wis Services, Inc.
CAL Cargo, S.A. de C.V.
CALFINCO Inc.
Century Casualty Company
Continental Airlines de Mexico, S.A.
Continental Airlines Domain Name Limited
Continental Airlines Finance Trust II
Continental Airlines Fuel Purchasing Group, LLC
Continental Airlines, Inc. Supplemental Retirement
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United Airlines Revenue Breakdown

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United Airlines revenue breakdown by business segment: 16.5% from Passenger-Regional, 69.5% from Passenger-Mainline and 13.9% from Other

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United Airlines Online and Social Media Presence

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United Airlines News and Updates

United Airlines Passenger Is Dragged From an Overbooked Flight

United Airlines Passenger Is Dragged From an Overbooked FlightThe disturbing scene captured on cellphone videos by United Airlines passengers on Sunday went beyond the typical nightmares of travelers on an overbooked flight.

United Airlines Launches Online Campaign for Disaster Relief Efforts

CHICAGO, Sept. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, United Airlines reaffirms its commitment to lifting up communities in need, launching a Crowdrise fundraising campaign for those affected in the U.S. and around the world by hurricane and typhoon season. United is expanding its disaster...

This Ridiculous Video for United Airlines 'Explains' the New Boarding Process

Some things are better left unsaid. Even on YouTube.

United Airlines Announced as Presenting Sponsor of The San Francisco Fleet Week Air Show

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco Fleet Week Association in partnership with The Air Show Network, is excited to announce that United Airlines has agreed to become the Presenting Sponsor of The San Francisco Fleet Week Air Show. The Air Show will take place...

United Airlines Is Pleading With Its Customers to Stop Behaving Badly

The airline has even made a video.

Nearly 2,700 workers in United Airlines catering kitchens to begin voting in union election this week

Vote begins following the Federal Government’s recent dismissal of the airline’s challenge to the workers’ effort to unionize.read more
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United Airlines Company Life and Culture

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