CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2010 – Frequent travelers worldwide voted United’s Mileage Plus program as having the Best Elite-Level Program among all airlines in the Americas at this year’s Frequent Traveler Awards. The Frequent Traveler Awards represent excellence in frequent travel programs worldwide and rate the best frequent flyer and frequent guest programs across several categories. Over a million people from more than 200 countries worldwide participated, casting online ballots, choosing their favorite programs and campaigns for 2009. The Best Elite-Level Program award recognizes the benefits Mileage Plus provides to its elite members.
“We are thrilled that our most loyal members selected Mileage Plus as having the Best Elite-Level Program,” said Jeff Foland, president of Mileage Plus Holdings. “It is great to know that our elite members recognize and value the unique aspects of the program we have developed.”
Mileage Plus elite members get the best seats on United with complimentary access to Economy Plus® seats and Unlimited Domestic Upgrades.