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United Airlines

United is the world’s leading airline and is focused on being the airline customers want to fly, the airline employees want to work for and the airline shareholders want to invest in.
World’s most comprehensive global route network, including world-class international gateways to Asia and Australia, Europe, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East with non-stop or one-stop service from virtually anywhere in the United States
A modern fleet which is the most fuel efficient (when adjusted for cabin size), and the best current aircraft order book among U.S. network carriers
Industry-leading loyalty program that provides more opportunities to earn and redeem miles worldwide
Optimal hub locations in 10 cities, including hubs in the four largest cities in the United States. Flights depart from many airports in the UK and Ireland.

United from London Heathrow

United have many daily flights to the United States from London Heathrow Terminal 2. 
Onward connections:
Sydney - from Los Angeles           Daily
Sydney - from San Francisco         Daily
Melbourne - from Los Angeles        Daily
All services to Australia are now operated on the new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. The popular fares allow stopovers in Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York.

Pre-Booked Seats
On most flights your actual seats can be pre-booked at no additional cost.  To help you decide your preferred seating check the aircraft type on your flight itinerary and look at the following website: www.seatguru.com  

Baggage Allowance
The following is the current baggage allowance on flights through to Australasia
Checked:  Economy Class   23 kgs         Business Class  2 x 32 kgs        First Class  2 x 32 kgs
No one bag to exceed 32 kgs 
Carry on:  All Cabins  2 x (combined weight of 18 kgs) 

Online check in is available 24 hours prioer to departure

Star Alliance

United Airlines is a member of the Star Alliance which has 28 member airlines (Including Singapore Airlines, Thai International, South African Airways, Lufthansa, Air Canada and Air New Zealand).  The group operate 4,701 aircraft and 21,900 flights daily to 1328 destinations in 195 countries.  Round the World airfares are available on Star Alliance carriers with 3 to 15 stopovers available in all classes of travel.

United Economy

Blankets and pillows for use during your flight
Complimentary soft drinks, juices, tea and freshly brewed coffee
Wines, beer and spirits available for purchase
Complimentary meal service
Mid-flight snack service on longer flights
A light meal served prior to arrival on longer flights
A variety of entertainment options including audio selections, television programming and movie selections
Complimentary headsets

United Business

Complimentary amenity kit featuring premium skincare products
Complimentary duvet and pillow for use during your flight
180-degree lie-flat seats on all 747 and 757 aircraft and on select 767 and 777 aircraft.
Illuminated seat controls for easy adjustment in a darkened cabin
Pre-departure beverage service
Meal selections featuring appetizer, salad and choice of entrée, including local cuisine where available
Dessert selections including signature desserts, fresh fruit, fresh cheeses, port and after-dinner liqueurs
Mid-flight snack service on longer flights
Light meal served prior to arrival
A variety of beverages, including cocktails, beer, international wines and freshly brewed coffee
More than 150 hours of on-demand programming with a 15.4-inch video monitor on all 747 and 757 aircraft and on select 767 and 777 aircraft
Individual in-armrest entertainment system on select 767 and 777 aircraft with up to nine video channels, up to 19 channels of audio programming and moving map display
Laptop power source and ergonomic tray table to comfortably accommodate laptop computers
USB port for charging mobile phones, digital cameras and other electronic devices on board all 747 and 757

United First

Complimentary amenity kit featuring premium skin care products
Complimentary duvet and pillows for use during your flight
Complimentary Turn-down service with sleeping cushion (upon request)
Flat-bed seats that recline to a full 6-foot, 6-inch bed
BackCycler® motion system for lumbar support and back stimulation
Coat hook and additional storage compartments
Pre-departure beverage service
Customized dining experience with menus featuring appetizer, salad and choice of entrée, including local cuisine where available
Dessert selections including signature ice cream sundaes, fresh fruit and cheeses, port, and after-dinner liqueurs
Mid-flight snack service on longer flights
Light meal service prior to arrival
A variety of cocktails, beer, international wines and freshly brewed coffee.
On demand programming with a 15.4-inch video monitor with more than 150 hours of programming on all 767 and 747 aircraft
Laptop power source and ergonomic tray table to comfortably accommodate laptop computers (adapter required on select 777 aircraft)
USB port for charging mobile phones, digital cameras and other electronic devices onboard all 747 and 767, and select 777 aircraft
Noise-reducing headsets