United Airlines is a member of CI’s Business & Sustainability Councils in both the US and the Asia-Pacific region, which are communities of business leaders committed to implementing and promoting social, economic and environmental sustainability.
CI and United Airlines have worked together since 1998 on efforts to bring attention to conservation issues. On Earth Day 2011, CI and United Airlines partnered around a promotion through which United donated $1 to CI for every passenger who used United’s mobile boarding pass feature. United Airlines featured video and print PSAs aboard their flights in 2003, 2009 and 2010. In 2009, Harrison Ford wrote the first-person Voices column in United's onboard magazine to share his commitment to preventing deforestation and encouraging fliers to protect an acre.
United Airlines is a founding Team Earth partner whose support helped develop our original Team Earth initiative designed to encourage individuals to take positive action for the environment.
United Continental Holdings, Inc. is the holding company for both United Airlines and Continental Airlines. For more information about United Airlines, please visit www.united.com.