Tag: Continental airlines

Carlson Wagonlit Travel CEO: Vigilance needed to tackle human trafficking

editor editor- May 28, 2019 22:12

As summer unofficially begins, so will travel across the world. Also on the rise will be human trafficking, a global problem that is being addressed by a recent study of ... Read More

ExpressJet Airlines announces new CFO and Senior VP

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019 21:05

ExpressJet Airlines, a United Express carrier, today announced John Greenlee has been named Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Planning and Operations Control. In this new role, he ... Read More

ExpressJet Airlines acquired by ManaAir

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019 00:10

ManaAir, LLC, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of ExpressJet Airlines. ExpressJet flies for United Airlines as a United Express carrier. In 2019, ExpressJet will grow its fleet ... Read More

Carlson Wagonlit Travel names new Executive VP and Chief Financial Officer

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 10:05

Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT), the global travel management company, has appointed Michelle Frymire as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Based in Minneapolis, Michelle will report to Kurt ... Read More

A great day for Malaysia and Hawaii tourism: $189 close on Air Asia

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 29, 2017 08:59

It was a great day for Malaysia and Hawaiian Tourism today. $189 Honolulu - Kuala Lumpur. It's not a travel industry rate, it's not a hoax, it's the cost of ... Read More

United Continental jet makes emergency landing in Guam

editor editor- October 4, 2011 05:44

HAGATNA, Guam — United Continental Airlines flight from Honolulu to Guam made an emergency landing yesterday. Read More

Continental, US Airways fined by Department of Transportation

editor editor- June 3, 2011 04:46

The Department of Transportation fined Continental Airlines and US Airways on Thursday for violating the department's price advertising rules. Read More

Continental starts New York-Providenciales flights

editor editor- February 21, 2011 03:48

CHICAGO, Ill. - Continental Airlines inaugurated today nonstop flights between its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) and Providenciales, Turks and Caicos Islands (PLS). Read More

Aeromar and Continental start codeshare Mexico flights

editor editor- January 26, 2011 02:00

CHICAGO and MEXICO CITY - Aeromar and Continental Airlines, a wholly-owned subsidiary of United Continental Holdings, Inc. Read More

United announces nonstop Los Angeles-Guadalajara service

editor editor- January 13, 2011 04:19

CHICAGO - United Airlines today announced daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Guadalajara, Mexico (GDL), beginning May 3, subject to Mexican government approval. Read More

Continental Airlines fleet service employees ratify new contract

editor editor- December 30, 2010 05:00

CHICAGO and HOUSTON - Continental Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of United Continental Holdings, Inc., today announced that its fleet service employees represented by the International Brotherhoo Read More

Continental takes delivery of new Boeing 737-800 with Sky Interior

editor editor- December 30, 2010 02:05

CHICAGO, Dec. 29, 2010 – Continental Airlines today became the first carrier in North America to take delivery of a new 737-800 with Boeing’s new Sky Interior. Read More

Continental Airlines and Spanair to start codeshare flights

editor editor- December 21, 2010 04:51

CHICAGO and BARCELONA, Spain - Continental Airlines and Spanair, both members of Star Alliance, today announced they will begin codesharing on flights across the Atlantic and to destinations in Spain Read More

Continental Airlines announces new service to Hilo, Hawaii

editor editor- December 16, 2010 04:53

CHICAGO - Continental Airlines today announced new daily nonstop service to Hilo, Hawai'i, from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and once-weekly service to Hilo from San Francisco International Read More

Continental Airlines introduces FareLock

editor editor- December 14, 2010 02:39

CHICAGO – Continental Airlines today introduced FareLock, an option that offers customers the opportunity to hold reservations and lock-in ticket prices for 72 hours or seven days with no commitment Read More

Continental Boeing 777s now have flat-bed BusinessFirst seats

editor editor- December 7, 2010 04:10

CHICAGO, Dec. 6, 2010 – Continental Airlines today announced that all of its Boeing 777 long-haul, international flights now feature new flat-bed seats in its BusinessFirst cabin. Read More

Continental Airlines receives Outstanding Food Service award

editor editor- November 15, 2010 02:28

CHICAGO - Continental Airlines received the "Outstanding Food Service by a Carrier" award in the Americas category at the PAX International Readership Awards 2010. Read More

So far, so good for United and Continental

editor editor- November 9, 2010 22:03

United Continental Holdings, Inc. last week reported October 2010 and year-to-date 2010 operational results for United Air Lines, Inc. and Continental Airlines, Inc. Read More

Continental launches 5th daily New York/Newark-London flight

editor editor- October 29, 2010 05:59

CHICAGO – Continental Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of United Continental Holdings, Inc., will inaugurate a fifth daily flight from its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport to Read More

Continental Airlines and TAP Portugal begin codeshare flights on October 11

editor editor- October 9, 2010 02:18

CHICAGO AND LISBON - Beginning Monday, October 11, Star Alliance members, Continental Airlines and TAP Portugal, will begin codeshare flights to a number of destinations in the US, Central America, ... Read More

United Continental discloses compensation plans for top execs

editor editor- October 4, 2010 05:52

NEW YORK - In a filing with Securities and Exchange Commission, United Continental Holdings Inc. Read More

Continental reaches tentative agreement with flight attendants

editor editor- October 1, 2010 02:56

HOUSTON - Continental Airlines today announced that it has reached a tentative agreement on a new labor contract with the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) representi Read More

Continental Airlines to move operations to Terminal B at Orlando airport

editor editor- September 22, 2010 02:03

HOUSTON - Continental Airlines today announced that it will move its Orlando operations from Terminal A to Terminal B at Orlando International Airport (MCO), beginning Wednesday, Sept. 22. Read More

Aviation news: FAA fines Continental Airlines $230K for violating maintenance regulations

editor editor- July 28, 2010 05:19

Continental Airlines Inc was fined $230,000 on Tuesday by U.S. aviation authorities for flying a jetliner that was not in compliance with maintenance regulations. Read More

Investigators: Accident could have been prevented if captain used plane’s rudder

editor editor- July 14, 2010 05:05

WASHINGTON — The captain of an airliner that ran off a runway in Denver during a strong crosswind could have prevented the accident if he had used the plane's rudder ... Read More

Continental Airlines will fly from Texas to Nigeria next year

editor editor- June 15, 2010 05:27

Continental Airlines announced today plans to launch new daily nonstop flights between Houston and Read More

Continental Airlines announces flight from Houston to Auckland

editor editor- May 27, 2010 04:25

New Zealand will soon be a step closer for thousands of Americans with the announcement today of a new direct daily Continental Airlines flight from Houston to Auckland. Read More

Continental Airlines launches nonstop daily Newark-Munich service

editor editor- March 26, 2010 05:52

HOUSTON — Continental Airlines Inc. is launching daily nonstop service from Newark, N.J., to Munich, Germany. The service begins on Saturday, the airline said in a statement Thursday. Read More

Continental Airlines begins new service between California and Hawaii

editor editor- March 5, 2010 05:06

Continental Airlines will begin new flights this Sunday, March 7, from Los Angeles and Orange County to Maui and a flight between Orange County and Honolulu. Read More

Continental Airlines names plane after first black commercial pilot in US

editor editor- February 11, 2010 05:42

It took Marlon Green more than six years to battle Continental Airlines to become the first black hired as a pilot fora U.S. passenger airline. Read More