United Airlines competitorsClear all

United Airlines's top competitors include JetBlue Airways, Southwest Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines.
United Airlines
United Airlines
United Airlines is an airline operating a domestic and international route network.
JetBlue Airways
JetBlue Airways
JetBlue Airways is a passenger airline company that operates primarily on point-to-point routes.
Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Southwest Airlines is an airline and low-cost carrier.
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally.
American Airlines
American Airlines
American Airlines operates as a network air carrier.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1926
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
1967
Founding Date
1924
Founding Date
1934
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Chicago, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Beijing, CN
Shanghai, CN
Bogotá, CO
Frankfurt, DE
Munich, DE
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Locations
Long Island City, US HQ
Locations
Dallas, US HQ
Locations
Atlanta, US HQ
Locations
Fort Worth, US HQ
Employees
Employees
95,000
Employees
22,00029% increase
Employees
60,5902% increase
Employees
88,6802% increase
Employees
131,9001% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
21.8 b
Valuation ($)
5.5 b
Valuation ($)
27.3 b
Valuation ($)
35.8 b
Valuation ($)
13.7 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
1.1 m
Twitter followers
2 m
Twitter followers
2.2 m
Twitter followers
1.6 m
Twitter followers
1.6 m
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1 k
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.8
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
12.4%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
22.2%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
30.5%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
12.9%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
13.6%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
641
Alexa Website Rank
3224
Alexa Website Rank
767
Alexa Website Rank
671
Alexa Website Rank
805

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$41.3b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$7.7b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$22b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$44.4b (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$44.5b (FY, 2018)
Net income
Net income
$2.1b (FY, 2018)
Net income
$188m (FY, 2018)
Net income
$2.5b (FY, 2018)
Net income
$3.9b (FY, 2018)
Net income
$1.4b (FY, 2018)

Operating

Aircraft Fleet
Aircraft Fleet
1.3 k (FY, 2017)
Aircraft Fleet
233 (Q2, 2017)
Aircraft Fleet
687 (Q3, 2017)
Aircraft Fleet
N/A
Aircraft Fleet
1.6 k (Q2, 2017)
Available Seat Miles
Available Seat Miles
262.4 b (FY, 2017)
Available Seat Miles
14.2 b (Q2, 2017)
Available Seat Miles
39.1 b (Q3, 2017)
Available Seat Miles
66.2 b (Q2, 2017)
Available Seat Miles
71.7 b (Q2, 2017)
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
$1.7 (FY, 2017)
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
$1.6 (Q2, 2017)
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
N/A
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
$1.6 (Q2, 2017)
Average Fuel Cost Per Gallon
$1.6 (Q2, 2017)
Average Stage Length (miles)
Average Stage Length (miles)
1.5 k (FY, 2017)
Average Stage Length (miles)
1.1 k (Q2, 2017)
Average Stage Length (miles)
N/A
Average Stage Length (miles)
N/A
Average Stage Length (miles)
N/A
Cargo Tonne Miles
Cargo Tonne Miles
3.3 b (FY, 2017)
Cargo Tonne Miles
N/A
Cargo Tonne Miles
N/A
Cargo Tonne Miles
2 b (Y, 2016)
Cargo Tonne Miles
601 m (Q3, 2016)
Cost per Available Seat Mile
Cost per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (FY, 2017)
Cost per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q2, 2017)
Cost per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q3, 2017)
Cost per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q2, 2017)
Cost per Available Seat Mile
N/A
Daily Flights
Daily Flights
4.5 k (FY, 2017)
Daily Flights
925 (FY, 2016)
Daily Flights
N/A
Daily Flights
15 k (Y, 2016)
Daily Flights
6.7 k (Q2, 2017)
Destinations
Destinations
N/A
Destinations
100 (FY, 2016)
Destinations
101 (FY, 2016)
Destinations
323 (Y, 2016)
Destinations
350 (Q2, 2017)
Fuel Consumed, gallons
Fuel Consumed, gallons
4 b (FY, 2017)
Fuel Consumed, gallons
202 m (Q2, 2017)
Fuel Consumed, gallons
521 m (Q3, 2017)
Fuel Consumed, gallons
1 b (Q2, 2017)
Fuel Consumed, gallons
1.1 b (Q2, 2017)
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
744 (FY, 2017)
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
N/A
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
N/A
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
847 (Q2, 2017)
Mainline Aircraft in Fleet
956 (Q2, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
Passenger Load Factor
0.8 (FY, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
0.9 (Q2, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
0.8 (Q3, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
0.9 (Q2, 2017)
Passenger Load Factor
0.8 (Q2, 2017)
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (FY, 2017)
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
N/A
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q3, 2017)
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
N/A
Passenger Revenue per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q2, 2017)
Passengers
Passengers
148.1 m (FY, 2017)
Passengers
10.3 m (Q2, 2017)
Passengers
33 m (Q3, 2017)
Passengers
183.7 m (Y, 2016)
Passengers
52 m (Q2, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Miles
Revenue Passenger Miles
216.3 b (FY, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Miles
12.1 b (Q2, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Miles
33.1 b (Q3, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Miles
57.6 b (Q2, 2017)
Revenue Passenger Miles
59.6 b (Q2, 2017)
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
N/A
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q2, 2017)
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
$0.1 (Q3, 2017)
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
N/A
Revenue per Available Seat Mile
N/A
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JetBlue Airways
HQ
Long Island City, US
Employees
22,000↑ 29% increase

JetBlue Airways is a passenger airline company that operates primarily on point-to-point routes.

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Southwest Airlines
HQ
Dallas, US
Employees
60,590↑ 2% increase

Southwest Airlines is an airline and low-cost carrier.

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Delta Air Lines
HQ
Atlanta, US
Employees
88,680↑ 2% increase

Delta Air Lines provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally.

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American Airlines
HQ
Fort Worth, US
Employees
131,900↓ 1% decrease

American Airlines operates as a network air carrier.

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