Stories tagged: continental airlines
Tue., May 4, 2010
Airlines plan to combine miles
United Airlines’ agreement Sunday to acquire Continental Airlines, creating the world’s largest carrier, appears to be a good one for business travelers. United and Continental combined fly to 370 locations …
Mon., May 3, 2010
United, Continental to merge, source says
MINNEAPOLIS – Directors at Continental and United airlines have approved a deal that would combine them into the world’s largest airline, a source with knowledge of the situation said on …
Fri., Feb. 13, 2009, 10:08 a.m.
Flight officer in plane crash from Maple Valley, Wash.
The first officer on the Continental Connection flight that crashed near Buffalo, N.Y., had a passion for aviation and decided in her senior year in high school that she wanted …
Fri., Feb. 13, 2009, 9:36 a.m.
Crashed commuter plane was new, had good record
The commuter plane that crashed into a home near Buffalo, N.Y., was new and had a clean safety record, officials said Friday, leaving investigators few immediate clues about why it …
Thu., Jan. 8, 2009
Continental Airlines flight powered with biofuel takes off
HOUSTON – Continental Airlines on Wednesday became the first U.S. commercial carrier to conduct a demonstration flight powered in part by alternative fuels, though large-scale use of such fuel is …