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Department of Justice Greenlights United-Continental Merger

Posted August 27, 2010 by BNO News

United Airlines and Continental Airlines on Friday announced that the U.S. Department of Justice has approved the merger of the two airline companies and is closing its review pending the merge of the airlines.

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Southwest to Launch Newark Service with Continental Slot Lease Deal

Posted August 27, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Southwest Airlines and Continental Airlines announced Friday that they had entered a lease agreement for 36 slot pairs at Newark-Liberty International Airport (EWR), allowing Southwest to operate as many as 18 daily flights beginning in March 2011.

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Continental to Launch Codeshare with Aegean Airlines

Posted August 23, 2010 by BNO News

Continental Airlines and Athens-based Aegean Airlines on Monday announced plans to start codesharing on Continental’s flights between its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport and Athens.

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United Airlines and Continental Airlines Unveil Visual Brand For Proposed Merger

Posted August 11, 2010 by BNO News

United Airlines and Continental Airlines have unveiled refinements to the visual brand identity for the new global airline that will result of a proposed merger between the two carriers.

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Continental Airlines and Brussels Airlines Announce Codeshare Deal

Posted August 4, 2010 by BNO News

Continental Airlines and Brussels Airlines on Wednesday announced plans to start codesharing on Continental’s trans-Atlantic flights between New York and Brussels, as well as on selected flights operated by Brussels within Europe and to 12 cities in Africa.

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United, Continental Announce New Leadership for Combined Airline

Posted July 27, 2010 by BNO News

Continental Airlines and United Airlines on Tuesday announced a new leadership team of the combined airline, reporting directly to current Continental CEO Jeff Smisek, who will serve as president and chief executive officer of the new airline.

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A Sikorsky SH-3A, similar to these, set a distance record on a transcon flight on this day in 1965.
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On This Day in Aviation History

On This Day in Aviation History: March 6th

Posted March 6, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Hooters Air begins operations, the crash of Air Algerie Flight 6239, a transcontinental speed record set by an SR-71, Japan flies the world’s heaviest passenger, a Sikorsky Sea King sets a distance record and more!

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Escaped Cat Forces Closure of Newark Airport Security Checkpoint

Posted February 24, 2010 by NYCA Admin

Kitteh mistakes X-ray for cheezburger masheen, makes hoomanz miss flite.

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The Logbook: TSA Agent Loses Own Note Pad

Posted January 4, 2010 by Phil Derner Jr.

Flight Global’s Runway Girl reports that a TSA agent that investigated leaked TSA documents has himself lost his note pad! Allegient Air buys 18 MD-80s, an Air Berlin flight goes off the runway in Dortmund, Continental CEO passes on his salary, DCA’s power goes out for a while this afternoon and the FAA puts American Airlines under the magnifying glass.

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Continental Passengers Sleep in Terminal After Montana Emergency Landing

Posted December 8, 2009 by NYCA Admin

A Continental Airlines jet flying to Portland, Ore. was forced to make an emergency landing at Helena Regional Airport (HLN) after one of its engines died over the Upper Midwest Sunday night.

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