United Unveils New Route

United Airlines unveiled a new non-stop route connecting its San Francisco hub and Taipei, Taiwan. The company marked the importance of this flight to tourism and economic development by sending a delegation of VIPs on the inaugural flight, including Mayor Ed Lee and Chamber President & CEO Bob Linscheid. With the addition of Taipei, the airline will offer nonstop flights between San Francisco and eight cities in the Asia-Pacific region including Beijing, Hong Kong, Osaka, Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai. Read more.