CHICAGO -- Citing the softening economy, United said it will
convert to United Express regional jet service in six markets this
United said it is making the change, effective July 9, because
the mainline service with bigger aircraft has been losing
The cities are Jacksonville, Fla.; Lincoln, Neb.; Memphis;
Milwaukee; Nashville, and Saginaw, Mich.
Also, United will discontinue its Palm Springs, Calif., service,
which has consisted of a single daily flight to Los Angeles and
seasonal winter service to Denver.
United Express offers 17 daily Los Angeles-Palm Springs