Topic Author
Posts: 2625
Joined: Tue Feb 20, 2007 6:25 am

New United Catering

Tue Jan 17, 2012 3:51 am

It was announced, in no uncertain terms, that the new UNITED would switch from the Pre merger UA caterer to the caterer that Continental used. While I have always loved United I must say that United food from 1995 to today has been in steady decline - even in international FIRST.

I have conversely found Pre-merger Continental food to be very good, in fact I can recall 2 meals in BF that I would love to have again!

So news of the switch was music to my ears. However, who is/was the PMUA caterer and who was the PMCO caterer? Because "Chelsea" is owned by United, and if Chelsea is the old bad caterer then what? UA won't use the caterer that UCH owns?

Or does it come down to cost? If UA spent double the amount they do with Chelsea would the food become magically much better?
The world is missing love, let's use our flights to spread it!
Posts: 389
Joined: Wed Jan 13, 2010 6:55 pm

RE: New United Catering

Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:21 am

Chelsea was actually owned by CO.  
In thrust we trust!
Posts: 4658
Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2003 12:18 pm

RE: New United Catering

Tue Jan 17, 2012 3:32 pm

Never had CO's food in F, but their Y meals were pretty horrid especially towards the end. Even in some of these trip reports, the Y food on CO looks bad.

I've flown UA in J and the food was nothing to write home about either -- except on PS

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos