United Airlines Changing Fees and Rules for MileagePlus Frequent Flyer Program

United Airlines this week announced a series of changes to its MileagePlus frequent flyer program, involving fees and stopovers for passengers flying on award tickets.

United says it’s streamlining the fees, and I’m pleased to say that for once this does not appear to be corporate double-speak from an airline. Currently United offers a patchwork of fees for changing and canceling itineraries, which are being combined into one set of fees for both changes and cancellations.


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