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Continental Airlines

Continental Airlines cleared of crime in Concorde disaster

A French court on yesterday cleared Continental Airlines of any crime over the July 2000 crash of an Air France Concorde but upheld a ruling that the US airline bore civil responsibility for the disaster.

Friday, 30 November, 2012, 3:22am

Continental cleared of crime over Concorde crash

A French court on Thursday cleared Continental Airlines of any crime over the July 2000 crash of an Air France Concorde but upheld a ruling that the US airline bore civil responsibility for the disaster.

29 Nov 2012 - 11:13pm

More Japan flights from United Continental

Newly formed US airline giant United Continental will add a leg between Hong Kong and Narita from October 31 in a move to strengthen its share of the trans-Pacific market.

21 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

US airlines claim progress on open rights discussions

United States aviation officials yesterday continued to press their case for greater access to mainland passenger and cargo markets as the two sides 'made progress' towards forging a new Air Services Agreement, according to sources close to the talks.

12 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Airline tries getting ahead on behinds

If the cap fits, wear it: if your bottom does not fit, you are on the wrong airline.

A lot has been written about the length and width of airline seats but hey, we are going to write some more.

15 Jun 2002 - 12:00am

Head for Guam

Until November 30, enjoy a four-day/three-night package to Guam at HK$1,999. The cost includes a return ticket from Hong Kong to Guam, two nights accommodation in a three-star hotel, half-day scenic city sightseeing, two breakfasts, one lunch and hotel/airport transport. Guam is in the southern Pacific Ocean, a 4.5 hour flight from Hong Kong.

2 Nov 2001 - 12:00am

US discounts

United States airlines are cutting fares until the end of the year. Low-fare carrier Southwest Airlines has cut fares for travel between August 14 and December 9, with coast-to-coast fares of US$99 and US$109 each way. Tickets have to be purchased by July 27. US Airways, United Airlines, Northwest Airlines and Continental Airlines have similar discounts.

22 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

Builder purchase completed

Newport News Shipbuilding has completed the purchase of Continental Maritime Industries of San Diego, California. The transaction has received approval by regulatory authorities and Continental's Employee Stock Ownership Plan participants. Continental Maritime will focus on repair programmes for the US Navy's west coast fleet.

24 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Tokyo venue to take care of business

A NEW 339-room Inter-Continental Hotel is set to open in Tokyo Bay on September 1.

Inter-Continental Hotels and Resorts chairman Sueaki Takaoka said the five-star property would be in New Pier Takashiba, an extensive urban development.

14 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Continental buys shares

CONTINENTAL Mariner Investment Co has acquired an extra 641 shares in Lolliman Holdings in a cash offer.

The purchase represents about 0.0001 per cent of Lolliman's total issued share capital.

The cash offer was made through Continental's wholly owned subsidiary, Silver Point Assets.

1 Sep 1993 - 12:00am

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