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5 Reasons Why United Airlines Deploys Widebodies On Certain Short-Haul Routes

United Airlines operates the relatively unique practice of consistently deploying its widebody fleet on decidedly short-haul routes within the United States. While the utilization of long-haul jets for transcontinental flights is nothing new, these routes are certainly on the lengthy side for domestic flights, and the spacious interior of widebody jets is often utilized for premium products. Notably, the transcontinental market is among the most lucrative for US airlines... ( More...

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houseofgold 1
In the 90’s UAL would chase a DC10 with a narrowbody 1 minute. Apart for more lift at peak times. SEA - DEN & ORD ring a bell


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