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A United Airlines flight from Houston to San Francisco is diverted to Albuquerque, NM, after the co-pilot passed out - @AP

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Los Angeles, CA

Arriving United Airlines flight, departing Alaska Airlines plane clip wings at Los Angeles airport, official says; no injuries reported - @NBCLA

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German authorities say nothing found, no arrests, after United Airlines flight from Frankfurt to San Francisco returned shortly after takeoff Friday due to bomb threat - @AP

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Photo: Emergency vehicles surround United Airlines flight UA902; plane was headed to San Francisco to Frankfurt - @malkosh

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Photo: Passengers deplaned after United Airlines flight UA902 to San Francisco rerouted back to Frankfurt - @demed

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air industry

Editor's note: The New York Times reports that United's CEO Jeff Smisek resignation is tied to a federal corruption probe. United, the Times says, is under investigation 'over whether it had improperly sought to influence senior officials at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.' - Tom

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Oscar Munoz, previously chief operating officer of CSX, is named new president and CEO of United Airlines - @e_russell

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United Airlines CEO and chairman Jeff Smisek resigns from the company. - @CNBCnow

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Dulles International Airport, Sterling, VA

United Airlines plane damaged after crashing into jetway at DC's Dulles Airport no injuries reported - @nbcwashington

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United Airlines brings indoor mapping technology to its mobile app for iOS to improve airport experience - @nitishpkulkarni

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San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, CA

United flight 1583 to Newark, NJ, towed back to San Francisco airport gate after experiencing mechanical issue; runway 1-right closed, airport says - @nbcbayarea

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United Airlines says Flight 905 turned back to Paris 'because the flight attendant rest area became unusable' - @AlexSmithNBC

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Photo: Inside United Airlines Flight 935, which made an emergency landing in London over electrical sparks from 1st class area - @housingnomix

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United Airlines' statement on Flight 935 emergency landing: 'The flight is returning to London due to a mechanical issue. Our maintenance team will inspect the aircraft and we will work to get our customers to Los Angeles as quickly as possible.' - @NBCNews

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Photo: United Airlines Flight 935 makes an emergency landing at London Heathrow Airport - @pablostrormann

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United Continental Holdings CFO John Rainey leaves for CFO spot at PayPal - @chibreakingbiz


General Mitchell International Airport, WI, US

Photo: United Express jet lands at at Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, Wis., with part of engine housing missing - @WISN12News

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General Mitchell International Airport, WI, US

Plane makes emergency landing at Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, Wis. - @WISN12News


United Continental Holdings

United Continental Holdings, parent company of United Airlines, reports record profit of $1.2 billion - @chibreakingbiz

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Grand Junction, CO

Photo: WWE wrestler Stephen 'Sheamus' Farrelly wears air mask aboard United Airlines flight that made emergency landing in Colorado; all passengers successfully evacuated - @WWESheamus

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