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On This Day in Aviation History: December 20th

Posted December 20, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A Continental 737 slides off the runway and burns at Denver, the first flight of the Delta Dagger, the first flight over Antarctica, and more…

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Pilot Michael J. Adams alongside the X-15.
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On This Day in Aviation History: November 15th

Posted November 15, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

A day of eight crashes kill a total of 363 people, the first transpolar round-the-world flight takes off, the first flight of the Heinkel He 219 Uhu, and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: March 25th

Posted March 25, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

The first female Concorde pilot flies for British Airways, Qantas drops the 707 and becomes all-747, Piedmont takes on the biggest 737 fleet, seven crashes on this day, and more…

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Continental to Offer High-Speed Internet on Over 200 Planes

Posted March 22, 2011 by BNO News

United Continental Holdings, Inc. on Tuesday announced that Continental Airlines will be offering in-flight Wi-Fi Internet connection on over 200 domestic aircraft in the beginning of 2012.

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United-Continental Unveils First Boeing 747 in New Post-Merger Paint Scheme

Posted February 24, 2011 by NYCA Admin

United Continental Holdings today officially unveiled their first Boeing 747-400 painted in the newly-merged airline’s updated livery.

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Former Continental Ticket Agent Pleads Guilty to Harebrained $1 Million Voucher Scam

Posted February 16, 2011 by NYCA Admin

A former Continental Airlines ticket agent at Newark Airport has plead guilty to federal wire fraud charges for a failed flight voucher scam.

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 13th

Posted February 13, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

The TSA takes over airport security from the FAA, the Soviets start using Cuba as a base for US spy missions, the F-4 Corsair makes its operational debut and more…

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 12th

Posted February 12, 2011 by Phil Derner Jr.

Continental/Colgan Flight 3407 crashes in upstate New York, an Iran Air Tu-154 crashes into a mountain, United’s Ted low cost subsidiary begins operations, an Air Rhodesia flight is shot down in South Africa and more…

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Continental to Layoff 500 Administrative Employees in Houston

Posted February 7, 2011 by BNO News

The Texas Workforce Commission on Monday informed that the newly merged Continental/United will cut around 500 jobs at two Houston facilities.

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On This Day in Aviation History: February 2nd

Posted February 2, 2011 by NYCA Admin

First flight of the F-16, JAL begins its first international route, PEOPLExpress folds, a Cebu Pacific flight crashes in the Philippines and more…

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