Reward miles can be redeemed by logging into the United Airlines website with your member number or contacting United Airline reservations. Reward miles can also be redeemed for other travel-related awards, dining and shopping, and they can be transferred or donated.Continue Reading
Through United's website, it's also possible to view charts of the required number of miles so that travelers can plan appropriately. Booking fees apply when redeeming reward miles. United Airlines touts its Mileage Plus airline miles rewards program as one of the most comprehensive and flexible in the industry. In 2013, Business Traveler magazine named United Airline the best in North America. The airline has also been recognized for its fuel efficiency program.
United Airlines travels to 373 destinations in 60 countries. It serves more than 135 million passengers each year and maintains hubs in the four largest U.S. cities. Two of its major hubs, Houston and Los Angeles, are currently undergoing major renovations. The Los Angeles renovations are expected to be completed in 2017.
The airline offers amenities such as DirecTV and Wi-Fi aboard many of its aircraft. In 2010, United Merged with Continental Airlines to form United-Continental Holdings, inc. The company employs more than 80,000 people and travels to six of the seven continents.Learn more about Geography