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Monday, Oct 7
United adds some new high-profile routes
- United Continental (UAL -2%) announces new routes from both its San Francisco and Los Angeles hubs.
- The new flights into Minneapolis (from LAX) and Atlanta (from SFO) enter into the home turf of some of United's rivals.
- United will fly the Atlanta flights with Boeing 737-800 aircraft, while the Minneapolis route will be flown via SkyWest Airlines with CRJ700 regional jets.