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  Flight to the USA - Continental Airlines - SkyTeam
Continental Airlines is the world's sixth-largest airline with more than 3,261 daily departures throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.
Continental serves 149 domestic and 119 international destinations.
Continental Airlines exclusive frequent-flyer program, OnePass®; offers members the opportunity to earn miles for upgrades and reward travel to more than 500 worldwide destinations.
www.skyteam.com /EN/aboutSkyteam/aboutContinental.jsp   (124 words)

  
 Continental Airlines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Continental Airlines was one of three carriers (with American Airlines and Delta Air Lines) to sign an exclusivity agreement with Boeing in the late 1990s.
Continental Airlines Flight 11 was a Boeing 707 en route from Chicago to Los Angeles on May 22, 1962.
Continental Airlines Flight 1713, a Douglas DC-9-14 aircraft, crashed on take-off in a snowstorm from the Denver, Colorado Stapleton International Airport on Sunday, November 15, 1987.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Continental_Airlines   (2054 words)

  
 Continental Airlines: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
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www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/co/continental_airlines.htm   (4322 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Arena - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Continental Airlines Arena is a multi-purpose indoor arena in the Meadowlands Sports Complex in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
The name change to Continental Airlines Arena also cause controversy in April of that year, when the arena hosted the NCAA Final Four.
During the CBS coverage of the event, Continental signage was not shown on camera, and the arena was simply referred to as "The Meadowlands".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Continental_Airlines_Arena   (873 words)

  
 Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines is based in Houston, Texas, and is the sixth largest airline in the world.
The airline began service in 1937, and has grown ever since, to operate to more than 200 different cities with departures from seven UK airports including Gatwick, Manchester, Birmingham, Glasgow and Bristol.
Top destinations for Continental Airlines flights from the UK include Orlando, New York, and Houston, and these airports act as hubs to connect flights to the rest of the network.
www.airline-search.co.uk /continental-airlines   (270 words)

  
 Continental Airlines News
Airlines across the industry are sharing higher traffic numbers for April, as planes are flying at their fullest levels since the 1940's, according to a recent report by AP.
Continental Airlines said changes to the U.S. Department of Transportation's proposal to allow further foreign control of U.S. airlines "fails to resolve the significant legal and policy concerns raised by...
Continental Airlines on May 2 announced that it had inaugurated the first-ever nonstop flight between the airline's New York hub and Greater Moncton International Airport in New Brunswick, Canada.
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 Continental Airlines
Continental merged with Pioneer Airlines in 1953, brought the total number of cities on its route structure to 46, and provided service to every city in Texas with a population of more than 100,000.
Continental began flying from Los Angeles to Honolulu in 1969 using Boeing 320Cs, airplanes that were replaced in 1970 by Boeing 747s.
Continental declared that a prosperous new era had begun for the airline, and in 1994 began receiving the first of 92 new Boeing 737, 757, 767, and 777 airplanes.
www.boeing.com /commercial/aeromagazine/aero_03/textonly/a01txt.html   (1111 words)

  
 Continental Airlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Continental Airlines is seeking government approval to start flying from New York to Shanghai in March 2007.
Continental Airlines plans to expand its overall route capacity by around eight per cent in the coming year, says Jeff Smisek, the company's president.
Continental Airlines has announced it has received tentative approval for a new route to Argentina from the Department of Transportation.
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 BBC NEWS | Business | Continental Airlines expects loss
Continental's chief executive Larry Kellner warned on Tuesday that the company still faced an uphill struggle to fully turn around its fortunes, despite most of its staff agreeing to a cut in wages.
Airlines analysts Chris Lozier described the current state of the sector in the US as still being a "brutal industry to work in".
Northwest Airlines told a New York bankruptcy court on Tuesday that it had reached a tentative agreement with its machinists and aerospace workers union to accept a pay cut, but that talks with pilot and flight attendants unions appeared to be deadlocked.
news.bbc.co.uk /go/rss/-/2/hi/business/4622478.stm   (359 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Passenger Opinions about Continental Airlines standards
It seems that Continental knows what customer service is and has made the flight more of a experience, more than just riding on a bus as some other airlines have.
Continental has better service than others, but we can notice those details that put in scene the budget to gave a good service for international travels, and 10 hours flying too much for few food.
I fly Continental a lot, and it strikes me as a very average airline, though the best of a dismal selection of domestic legacy carriers, with quality of staff and service varying widely (and randomly) among flights.
www.airlinequality.com /Forum/contl.htm   (2920 words)

  
 Online NewsHour: Continental Airlines' Turnaround-- March 19, 1998
Continental had high labor costs and couldn't compete with the very low-cost discount airlines that sprang up after the industry was deregulated and ticket prices could be changed without government approval.
For example, Continental was spending about $6 million a month rebooking passengers on other airlines because their flights had arrived too late to make connections.
Airline analyst Paul Stephen Dempsey says the alliance with Northwest could bring about some of the same kinds of problems that arose when Lorenzo merged all those airlines back in the 80's.
www.pbs.org /newshour/bb/transportation/jan-june98/continental_3-19.html   (1573 words)

  
 Continental Airlines - Animal and Pet Policy
Continental is committed to providing a safe and comfortable travel experience for all of our customers, including pets.
Continental will continue to accept small pets for travel in cabin in applicable markets.
Continental's policy for service animals, such as seeing-eye dogs, has not changed, and they will continue to be welcomed on board or as checked baggage.
www.continental.com /travel/policies/animals   (321 words)

  
 Meadowlands.com - Continental Airlines Arena Info
Continental Airlines Arena is home to the NBA's New Jersey Nets, the NHL's New Jersey Devils, Seton Hall Men's Basketball and hundreds of different events.
Continental Arena has also hosted the NBA All-Star Game in 1982, the NHL All-Star Game in 1984, and the NCAA Men's Final Four in 1996.
Continental Arena opened in July 1981 with six sold-out shows by Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band.
www.meadowlands.com /COArenaFAQ.asp?navID=7   (376 words)

  
 Forbes.com: Winner Of The Week: Continental Airlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Continental's revenue was also somewhat bolstered by labor woes at United Airlines (nyse: UAL - news - people) and Delta Air Lines, which were forced to cut flights, and at Northwest Airline (nasdaq: NWAC - news - people), which narrowly avoided a mechanics strike.
Continental's revenue per seat rose 4%, which suggests it garnered a bigger share of business travelers, who pay higher fares for last-minute travel and for more expensive first-class and business-class seats.
Continental should expect to see at least 2.5% growth this year from the introduction of the first transpacific nonstop flight between Newark and Hong Kong, predicts Kevin Murphy, an analyst at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter.
www.forbes.com /2001/04/20/0420winner.html   (848 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Flights - Continental Airlines UK - Flights Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines or Continental is one of the top scheduled airlines in the USA.
Continental Airlines flights operate to more than two hundred places in the Americas alone, including Orlando, Miami, and New York.
Continental Airlines have a reputation for quality onboard, and pride themselves on their great value on board drinks, so when you book flights with Continental Airways, you are practically assured of a great experience.
www.discount-airline-flights.co.uk /continental-airlines   (274 words)

  
 continental airlines
In July 2003, the airline had an all-time record domestic mainline load factor of 85.7 percent, 6.5 points above July 2002 and 3.9 points above the previous record set in June 2003, and an international mainline load factor of 82.5 percent, 2.6 points above July 2002.
During the month, Continental recorded a U.S. Department of Transportation on-time arrival rate of 80.4 percent and a systemwide completion factor of 99.8 percent for its mainline operations.
In July 2003, Continental flew 6.0 billion mainline revenue passenger miles (RPMs) and 7.1 billion mainline available seat miles (ASMs) systemwide, resulting in a traffic increase of 5.6 percent and a capacity decrease of 0.7 percent as compared to July 2002.
www.airhighways.com /continental__airlines.htm   (1391 words)

  
 Continental, American airlines log most pet deaths - Business - The Washington Times, America's ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
More than half of all pet deaths on airplanes have occurred on two airlines in the six months since airlines have had to reveal the number of animals that perish on their flights.
Continental spokesman Martin DeLeon said the airline will transport about 90,000 animals this year and seven deaths -- or one for every 12,857 animals carried -- means most arrive unharmed.
Airlines have different standards, but they don't allow pets in cargo areas if temperatures at a departure or arrival city are too extreme.
www.washingtontimes.com /business/20051209-101926-5959r.htm   (491 words)

  
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Continental Airlines will use its best efforts to arrange onward transportation over its own lines in the same class of service at no additional cost to the passenger.
If space is available on Continental Airlines flight(s) in a different class of service acceptable to the passenger, such flight(s) will be used at no additional cost to the passenger only if the flight(s) provide an earlier arrival at the passenger’s destination.
Continental Airlines will provide such amenities as are necessary to maintain the safety and/or welfare of certain passengers such as qualified handicapped individuals, unaccompanied children, or the elderly
www.mytravelrights.com /240.cfm?keyword=continental   (267 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Page--Welcome to Travelsites, the travel site web directory!--information on Continental, flights ...
Today, Continental Airlines is the world's sixth largest airline if you measure this by the amount of customers that are carried by the airline in the last calendar year.
Nearly 25 percent of Continental's customers are now going to continental.com to check in and print their boarding pass up to 24 hours in advance of their flight at continental.com.
continental is one of the only major supplier sites that has a relationship with Travelweb.com for hotels, so users of their hotel booking engine have access to some proprietary hotel inventory.
www.travelsites.com /Reviews/continental_airlines.html   (419 words)

  
 Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines is the fifth largest airline in the U.S., offering approximately 2,500 departures daily to 136 domestic and 92 international destinations.
1934: Continental Airlines begins as Varney Speed Lines with a single-engine Lockheed Vega on a route from Pueblo, Colorado to El Paso, Texas.
1953: Continental continues to expand its route map during the 1950's by merging with Pioneer Airlines.
www.shanaberger.com /airlines/continental.htm   (160 words)

  
 1999/08/03 - Hawaiian Airlines And Continental Airlines Begin Codesharing On Hawaii Interisland Flights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Hawaiian and Continental already offer mutual customers coordinated one-stop check-in for baggage and boarding passes for travel between any Continental Airlines departure city and any Hawaii destination served by Hawaiian Airlines.
Continental Airlines is the fifth largest airline in the U.S., offering more than 2,200 departures daily to 130 domestic and 85 international destinations.
Continental is in the top half of FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work for in America," and has won first or second place Frequent Flyer Magazine and J.D. Power awards for four consecutive years.
www.hawaiianair.com /about/corporate/newsrelease/1999/section_109.asp   (532 words)

  
 Continental Airlines
Choose from thousands of options from Continental Airlines, which has one of the broadest global route networks of any US airline with an extensive service throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.
You can be confident that your Continental Airlines flight timetable is absolutely correct with free weekly updates from www.travelplan.com that you can download at anytime.
Benefit from frequent flyer or customer advantages with TravelPlan by selecting only Continental Airlines flight schedules, together with your other preferred carriers, and on TravelPlan for PDA you can select the Continental Airline timetable as one of your 10 pre-loaded schedules to take with you wherever you go.
www.travelplan.com /Airline-Flight-Schedules/Continental-Airlines-Flight-Schedule.cfm   (264 words)

  
 Continental Airlines
Continental's comeback from "Worst to First" is an airline industry legend.
The airline's new plan, moving from "First to Favorite," calls for expanded reliance on its Teradata® Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) with new real-time business intelligence capability.
Using strategic and tactical decision-making analytics, Continental's EDW helps the airline continually alter its models and analyze ways in which the business might be positively changed.
www.teradata.com /t/page/133201   (135 words)

  
 Operations Research | Success Story: Faster Crew Recovery at Continental Airlines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Airlines face schedule disruptions, flight delays, and cancellations daily because of unexpected events, including inclement weather, aircraft mechanical problems, and crew unavailability.
Airlines must reassign crews quickly to cover open flights and to return them to their original schedules in a cost-effective manner while honoring government regulations, contractual obligations, and quality-of-life requirements.
Continental estimates that in 2001 the CrewSolver system helped it save approximately $40 million for major disruptions alone.
www.scienceofbetter.org /can_do/success_stories/fcrca.htm   (218 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Arena
Continental Airlines paid $29 million for 12-year naming rights beginning in 1996.
It also means the team won't support a state plan to build a replacement for the Continental Airlines Arena.
The new arena would feature 88 to 100 luxury suites, compared to 29 at Continental Airlines arena which would be replaced in the deal.
users.california.com /~csuppes/NBA/NewJerseyNets   (1233 words)

  
 Windows Powered NAS Case Study: Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is the fifth largest airline in the United States.
Continental was named the 2001 Airline of the Year by Air Transport World, making it the only carrier to receive this honor twice in five years.
Craig estimates that storage requirements for traditional user data at Continental headquarters grow by 21 percent per year, so the primary goals of adding Network Attached Storage were to increase file space on the network and reduce the overall cost and complexity of the environment.
www.microsoft.com /windows/storage/productinformation/casestudies/continental.mspx   (1448 words)

  
 Continental Airlines Vacations - travel, vacations, hotels, trips, getaways   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Continental Airlines Vacations understands when you take such a special trip, you don't want to leave your vacation to chance.
Continental Airlines Vacations also offers dive packages to the spectacular Micronesian islands of Guam, Kosrae, Pohnpei, Saipan, Rota, Tinian and Majuro.
Continental Airlines also offers accommodations on the Truk and Palau Aggressors, Truk Odyssey, Peter Hughes Sundancer, and the Big Blue Explorer.
www.trip-n-tour.com /cav/cav_new/micronesia/micro.asp   (317 words)

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