United CEO Jeff Smisek was at Newark Liberty International Airport on Tuesday to discuss changes to the carrier's Terminal C facility. Upgrades will include a new system to screen checked luggage, new flight information display screens and the construction of a maintenance hangar for wide-body jets that is expected to generate $52 million in economic activity for the area. Smisek said in a written statement: "We are pleased to celebrate United's long history at our Newark hub — a premier global gateway and a powerful economic engine."

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