UNITED CONTINENTAL HOLDINGS, INC. (NYSE:UAL) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers

UNITED CONTINENTAL HOLDINGS, INC. (NYSE:UAL) Files An 8-K Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

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On March5, 2018, the board of directors (the “Board”) of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) increased the size of the Board from 15 directors to 16 directors and elected Michele J. Hooper to fill the newly-created directorship, effective immediately. As of the date hereof, the Board has not determined any committee appointments for Ms.Hooper. Ms.Hooper will be compensated for her service on the Board in the same manner as the Company’s other non-employee directors elected by the holders of the Company’s common stock. For a description of the Company’s director compensation programs, see “2016 Director Compensation” in the Company’s Proxy Statement for the 2017 Annual Meeting of Stockholders held on May24, 2017, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on April21, 2017. Ms.Hooper is not (a)a party to any arrangement or understanding with any person to which she was elected a Company director or (b)a party to any transaction requiring disclosure to Item404(a) of Regulation S-K.

On March8, 2018, the Company issued a press release regarding Ms.Hooper’s appointment to the Board. The press release is attached hereto as Exhibit99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 5.02 Financial Statements and Exhibits.


United Continental Holdings, Inc. Exhibit
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About UNITED CONTINENTAL HOLDINGS, INC. (NYSE:UAL)

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) is a holding company and its principal subsidiary is United Air Lines, Inc. (United). The Company transports people and cargo through its mainline operations. It has global air rights in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America. The Company, through United and its regional carriers, operates an average of approximately 5,000 flights a day to over 340 airports across six continents from its hubs at Newark Liberty International Airport (Newark Liberty), Chicago O’Hare International Airport (Chicago O’Hare), Denver International Airport (Denver), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston Bush), Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), A.B. Won Pat International Airport (Guam), San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Washington Dulles International Airport (Washington Dulles). It has contractual relationships with regional carriers to provide regional jet and turboprop service branded as United Express.

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