1212 Avenue of the Americas
New York NY 10036
Director - NY Regional Sales
Monica Slater Stokes
Managing Director, Corporate & Government Affairs
United Continental Holdings, Inc., commonly referred to as United, is a major American airline headquartered in Chicago, Illinois It is the world's second-largest airline when measured by number of destinations served, operates a comprehensive domestic and international route network, and has significant presence in the Asia-Pacific region. United operates out of nine airline hubs located in Chicago, Denver, Guam, Houston, Los Angeles, Newark, San Francisco, Tokyo and Washington, D.C. Chicago-O'Hare is United's largest hub, both in terms of passengers carried annually (16.6 million in 2016) and in terms of departures 181,488 in 2016). This passed George Bush Intercontinental in Houston, which carried 15.5 million with 178,019 departures. The company employs over 86,000 people while maintaining its headquarters in Chicago's Willis Tower (formerly known as Sears Tower).