| Mar 3, 2010
DALLAS (AP) — Continental Airlines will begin charging coach customers extra if they want a seat with more legroom.
Prices will vary depending on the length of a flight and popularity of the route. A spokeswoman said extra room on a Houston- New...
| Mar 4, 2010
| 3:12 PM
Continental Airlines on Sunday will begin new flights from the Los Angeles and Orange County airports to Maui and between Orange County and Honolulu.
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| Mar 11, 2010
| 12:33 PM
Officials say a Continental Airlines jet with 301 people aboard returned safely to Newark Liberty International Airport after it struck a flock of geese shortly after takeoff. No one was injured.
Ron Marsico, a spokesman for the Port Authority of New...
| Mar 19, 2010
Continental Airlines Inc. has asked regulators for an exemption from new rules to punish airlines for long tarmac delays, saying construction at New York's Kennedy Airport will slow operations at two other nearby airports.
If Continental doesn't get...
| Mar 24, 2010
You may be thinking of a vacation after seeing some tempting sales on spring and summer travel from Southwest and other airlines.
But while the price may be right, the conditions might not be ideal. You may have to fly on odd days of the week or times of...
| Dec 21, 2009
| 10:17 AM
WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration took aim Monday at tarmac horror stories, ordering airlines to let passengers stuck in stranded airplanes get off the plane after three hours.
With its new regulations, the Transportation Department sent an...
| Jan 3, 2010
| 11:09 PM
Airline passengers have begun boarding their planes at a New Jersey airport after flights were grounded for hours when a man bypassed security by walking through a checkpoint exit into the secure side of a terminal.
Authorities were searching for the man...
| Jan 4, 2010
| 3:44 AM
NEWARK, N.J. -- A man walked through a screening checkpoint exit into the secure side of a terminal at one of the nation's busiest airports on Sunday night, and flights were grounded for hours and passengers had to be re-screened while air safety...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 3:36 PM
People briefed on the talks say United Airlines and Continental Airlines are in the early stages of exchanging financial information that could lead to a deal to combine and create the world's biggest airline.
United had been talking with US Airways...
| Apr 21, 2010
| 4:03 AM
DALLAS - United Airlines and Continental Airlines are in the early stages of exchanging financial information that could lead to a deal to combine and create the world's biggest airline, people briefed on the talks said Tuesday.
United is the largest air...
| May 2, 2010
| 5:55 PM
Directors at Continental and United airlines have approved a stock-swap deal that would combine them into the world's largest airline, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Sunday.
The deal values Continental at some $3.2 billion.