He didn't disclose the sum, which should "remain confidential" as agreed by the two sides. His lawyer says he lost teeth and suffered a broken nose and a concussion.
United's statement refers to "the unfortunate incident", and promises in the future it will "put our customers at the center of everything we do".
Munoz "said he was going to do the right thing, and he has", attorney Thomas Demetrio said in a brief statement.
United will "empower its personnel to make decisions and find solutions that make sense for both customers and employees", Munoz said in a letter to senators Wednesday that was sent in response to inquiries about the unusual removal. Among them is a new customer service team to find "creative solutions" for passengers whose flights are disrupted or overbooked - solutions such as flying to alternate airports and using ground transportation. After no one volunteered to leave the flight in order to make room for commuting employees, the company randomly selected passenger Dr. David Dao to be removed with compensation.
The United incident has caused a thorough review of overselling protocols at every carrier that does it.
Mets start Gsellman; Syndergaard on Thursday
Every Braves starter managed at least one hit; the second through seventh spots in the order recorded at least two hits each. Cespedes left last Thursday's loss to Philadelphia with a left hamstring problem and returned to the lineup Wednesday.
Beth Harbin, a Southwest spokeswoman, said Thursday that with better forecasting tools and a new reservations system coming online next month the airline will no longer have a need to overbook flights.
Dead Giant Rabbit On United Flight Creates New Problem For Airline: The animal died while traveling in the cargo hold of a flight headed from London to Chicago.
The uproar may have cost Mr. Munoz a planned promotion to the role of chairman of the company that runs United Airlines.
United said on Thursday it would offer passengers who give up their seats up to US$10,000, reduce the practice of overbooking flights and repeated it would no longer call on law enforcement officers to deny ticketed passengers their seats.
In the immediate aftermath of the dragging incident - captured on video that was viewed by millions of people around the world - Delta announced that it too was increasing compensation for passengers who volunteer to give up their seats.
"While I understand that overbooking flights is a part of the airlines' internal business model, it can not be a part of the passenger experience", Chu said in a statement. Then Dao is seen being dragged by his arms down the aisle of the plane as other passengers watch in horror.
Predators' Fiala out of playoffs after breaking leg
In fact, the Predators were the only postseason participants that did not average at least a point per game away from home. Allen played well enough to win, but will have to regain his first round form if the Blues do not change a few things.
National monuments a 'massive federal land grab'
California, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada have the most national monument acreage in the country under threat. Utah Representative Rob Bishop spoke staunchly against the designation of Bear Ears National Monument in February.
Corn Planting Well Behind Last Year
The worst three years of the slower-planted group continued the battle with hard weather into the summer. Warm, dry weather during the weekend allowed farmers to get in the fields to plant corn and oats.