Posts Tagged ‘Continental Airlines’


Continental’s First Star Alliance Scheme Enters Service

Continental's first jet in Star Alliance colors, a 757-200, entered service last week to celebrate the airline's entry into the network.
by Phil Derner Jr.


Wednesday Wakeup: Does Obama Want to Own the Airlines?

Does Obama want to own the airlines? A new ground management system at JFK. Thunderstorms wreak havoc on New York-area airports. Boeing issues an ultimatum.
by admin


Southwest to Launch Newark Service with Continental Slot Lease Deal

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 beg...
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Today in Aviation History: March 12th

Southwest grounds 44 aircraft for inspection, a pair of B-52s fly around the world, an Air Vietnam DC-4 is shot down, and more...
by NYCAviation Staff


On This Day in Aviation History: December 20th

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...
by Phil Derner Jr.