United Increases Frequency of Guam – Sendai Flights to 4X-Weekly

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Guam – United Airlines announced today that it will increase its flight frequency between Guam (GUM) and Sendai, Japan (SDJ) from two-times weekly to four-times-weekly, effective October 1.

United will introduce additional flights on Monday and Friday, in addition to the current Thursday and Sunday weekly schedule.

With the four-times-weekly service, United will return to its regular flight schedule between Guam and Sendai, as it was prior to the temporary closure of Sendai Airport following the Great East Japan Earthquake on March 11, 2011. On June 22, 2011, United was the first to announce the resumption of regular service by a foreign airline at Sendai Airport. Sendai is one of 10 cities in Japan that United connects via Guam through nearly 70 weekly
flights.

The four-times-weekly nonstop service between Guam and Sendai will be operated by a Boeing 737-700 aircraft, with 12 business class seats and 112 economy class seats, for a total capacity of 124 seats. The flight’s schedule is as follows:
Days                           Flight                    Departure Time       Arrival Time
Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun      UA 181                Guam – 7:50 am        Sendai – 10:50 am

Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun       UA 182               Sendai – 11:50 a.m.   Guam  – 4:45 p.m.

“United has been providing service between Guam and Sendai for 21 years, and we are very happy to return to pre-3/11 levels of flight frequency,” said Barry Bergmann, United’s managing director for Micronesia and Southeast Asia. “The decision to increase flights to four times a week was based on the strong support of our current service by our customers and travel agency partners along with the strong demand we see for the future.”

Bergmann added, “We are also planning three additional roundtrip charter flights this summer to meet increasing demand for travel to Guam. We will continue to monitor the market demand, and add capacity accordingly, in order to continue to provide the highest level of service to our customers in the region.”

UNITED AIRLINES INCREASES GUAM-SENDAI FREQUENCY

OFFERING FOUR-TIMES-WEEKLY AND CHARTER PASSENGER SERVICE TO MEET INCREASING DEMAND
GUAM, JULY, 2, 2012 – United Airlines announced today that it will increase its flight frequency between
Guam (GUM) and Sendai, Japan (SDJ) from two-times weekly to four-times-weekly, effective October 1, 2012.
United will introduce additional flights on Monday and Friday, in addition to the current Thursday and Sunday weekly
schedule.
With the four-times-weekly service, United will return to its regular flight schedule between Guam and
Sendai, as it was prior to the temporary closure of Sendai Airport following the Great East Japan Earthquake on
March 11, 2011. On June 22, 2011, United was the first to announce the resumption of regular service by a foreign
airline at Sendai Airport. Sendai is one of 10 cities in Japan that United connects via Guam through nearly 70 weekly
flights.
The four-times-weekly nonstop service between Guam and Sendai will be operated by a Boeing 737-700
aircraft, with 12 business class seats and 112 economy class seats, for a total capacity of 124 seats. The flight’s
schedule is as follows:
Days
Flight
Departure
Time
Arrival
Time
Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun
UA 181
Guam
7:50 a.m.
Sendai
10:50 a.m.
Mon, Thu, Fri, Sun
UA 182
Sendai
11:50 a.m.
Guam
4:45 p.m.
“United has been providing service between Guam and Sendai for 21 years, and we are very happy to
return to pre-3/11 levels of flight frequency,” said Barry Bergmann, United’s managing director for Micronesia and
Southeast Asia. “The decision to increase flights to four times a week was based on the strong support of our current
service by our customers and travel agency partners along with the strong demand we see for the future.”
Bergmann added, “We are also planning three additional roundtrip charter flights this summer to meet
increasing demand for travel to Guam. We will continue to monitor the market demand, and add capacity
accordingly, in order to continue to provide the highest level of service to our customers in the region.”
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