United Increases Its Spares To Improve Reliability

Credit: Boeing
After a rough June marked by an unusual number of maintenance-related and weather cancellations, United Airlines says it has made several operational changes to improve its on-time reliability, including adding spare aircraft. But some challenges have persisted. Internal metrics through July 13 show...

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