United Continental to continue to expand in Chinese market
United Continental Airlines stated it would continue to expand in the Chinese market in 2011 (china hospitality news, 16-Feb-2011). United Airlines VP Pacific James Mueller stated the merged airline will enhance its cooperation with Air China to continue to expand in the Chinese market. The carrier will also launch Los Angeles-Shanghai service on 20-May-2011. There are seven direct routes operated by United Airlines between China and the US at present.