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Travel Tips
Mar 17, 2020

TSA Changes Liquid Rules for Hand Sanitizer Amid COVID-19 Panic

For the first time in its history, the Transportation Security Administration is relaxing rules for certain liquids on flights. The new rules let passengers break the norm and bring larger quantities of hand sanitizer onboard.

United Airlines Celebrates its First Class of United Aviate Graduates

As the only major U.S. airline to own a flight school, United Airlines already hit a major milestone, and now the carrier celebrates another important — and historic — step as the inaugural class of United Aviate Academy pilots graduates, leading the next generation of aviators. The 51 students in the graduating class were majority, at 80 percent, women and people of color — another stride toward United’s goal of training 5,000 new pilots by 2030 with half women or POC.

Destinations / North America
Mar 16, 2020

Family Vacation in Kentucky

Just south of Ohio and Indiana sits unassuming Kentucky — maybe not most people’s first pick for family vacation destinations, but this state is packed with things to do and adventures.

Travel Tips
Mar 9, 2020

Aman Announces New Hotel Brand, Janu, with Properties in Montenegro, Al Ula, Tokyo

For more than 30 years, Aman has been a leading hotel brand throughout Asia Pacific. In that time, the brand has always kept an eye toward guest experience and offered lifestyle experiences in unique locales. Now, after more than two years of development, a sister brand, Janu, rises with a keen focus on balance and three properties in the Balkans, Middle East and Asia. In addition to these debut properties, a robust pipeline swells with promise for the brand’s future.

Interior Upgrades Begin Rolling Out Across United Fleet

United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.

Travel Tips
Mar 8, 2020

The Return of Daylight Savings Time

The time change in March gets a bad rap because of the lost hour of sleep, but the return of Daylight Savings Time doesn’t need to be a meditation in misery.