Continental Airlines

Continental Airlines
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Continental Airlines Accidents and Incidents Continental Airlines Destinations
Continental Airlines History Continental Airlines Minors
Continental Airlines Check-In Continental Airlines Tickets
Continental Airlines Baggage  

Continental Airlines Information:

IATA
CO
ICAO
COA
Callsign
CONTINENTAL
Founded 1934 (1934)
Boise, Idaho, US
(as Varney Speed Lines)
Commenced Operations July 15, 1934 (1934-07-15)
AOC # CALA014A
Hubs
  • Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (Guam)
  • Cleveland Hopkins International Airport
  • George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston)
  • Newark Liberty International Airport
Frequent-Flyer Program OnePass (MileagePlus from January 1, 2012)
Airport Lounge United Club
Alliance Star Alliance
Subsidiaries Chelsea Food Services
Fleet Size 346 excl. subsidiaries
Destinations
  • 140 mainline
  • 262 incl. subsidiaries and code-shares
Company Slogan Work Hard. Fly Right.
Parent Company United Continental Holdings, Inc.
Headquarters Chicago, Illinois, US
Key People Key People List
  • Walter T. Varney (Founder)
  • Louis Mueller (Founder)
  • Robert F. Six (CEO 1936–1981)
  • Jeffery A. Smisek
    (Chairman and CEO)
  • Zane Rowe (CFO)
Revenue - US$12,586 million (FY 2009)
Operating Income + US$-146 million (FY 2009)
Net Income + US$-282 million (FY 2009)
Total Assets + US$12,781 million (FY 2009)
Total Equity + US$590 million (FY 2009)
Website continental.com

Continental Airlines Fleet of Planes:

Aircraft In Service Orders Passengers
F Y Total
Boeing 737–500 29 0 8 106 114
Boeing 737–700 36 46 12 112 124
Boeing 737–800 8
122
2 14
16
141
144
155
160
Boeing 737–900 12 0 20 153 173
Boeing 737-900ER 33 19 20 153 173
Boeing 757–200 41 0 16 159 175
Boeing 757–300 21 0 24 192 216
Boeing 767-200ER 8 0 25 149 174
Boeing 767-400ER 12
4
0 35
20
200
236
235
256
Boeing 777-200ER 22 0 50 226 276
Boeing 787–8 0 11 36 192 228
Boeing 787–9 0 14 TBA
Total 348 92  

Continental Airlines Accidents and Incidents:

Flight Date Aircraft Location Passengers and crew Injuries
Fatal Serious Minor
46 March 16, 1954 Convair CV-340 Midland, TX 0 0 0 All
11 May 22, 1962 Boeing 707–100 Unionville, MO 45 45    
210 July 8, 1962 Vickers Viscount Lubbock International Airport 16      
290 January 29, 1963 Vickers Viscount Kansas City, MO 8 8    
N/A April 13, 1973 NA-265 Sabreliner Montrose, CO 2 2    
426 August 15, 1975 Boeing 727–200 Denver, CO 131     15
603 March 1, 1978 McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Los Angeles, CA 200 2 31 167
N/A July 8, 1987 Boeing 747 North Atlantic Ocean 0 0 0 All
1943 February 19, 1996 McDonnell Douglas DC-9 Houston, TX 87 0 0 12
1713 November 15, 1987 McDonnell Douglas DC-9 Denver, CO 82 28 28 26
55 July 25, 2000 McDonnell Douglas DC-10 Paris, France        
1515 January 16, 2006 Boeing 737–524 El Paso, TX 114 + 5      
1404 December 20, 2008 Boeing 737–500 Denver, CO 115   2 36

Continental Airlines History:

Continental airline is a United States of America certified airlines in U.S. This is mainly based in Houston, Texas. This is the fourth largest airlines organization in U.S. based on revenue. The slogan of the Continental airlines is “Work hard, Fly right” since 1998. Continental airlines providing the services thought out America, Europe, Canada and Asia. It has totally 6,000 departures daily, providing the services to 151 domestic and 191 international destinations. It have 85,200 employees are working under this airlines thought the world.

It have the main hubs in Newark Liberty International Airport (in Newark, New Jersey), George Bush Intercontinental Airport (in Houston, Texas), and Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (in Cleveland, Ohio). Continentalairlines have been member of Express Jet Airlines form September 2005.

Continental airlines began the services from the year of 1931 as the name of Varney Speed Lines who is the founder of united airlines. It started the services with one aircraft. That aircraft have single engine and the capacity of the aircraft is only 4 members. This aircraft called as Lockheed Vega. Later days, it added some other air crafts called Lockheed L-9 Orion, the Lockheed Electra Junior, and the Lockheed Lodestar.

In the year of 1963, Continental airlines hired the first African - American employee as a pilot. He worked for any major carrier in the US. In the year of 1970’s Continentalairlines launched Boeing 747 aircraft. Continental is the first airlines used Boeing 747 air craft in US. In the year of 1972, Continental starts DC-10 services.

It got the No. 1 most admired global airlines in 2004, 005, 006, 007 and 2008 from FORTUNE magazine.

Continental Airlines Check-In:

  • Write down the name, address and mobile number inside as well as out side of the baggage.
  • For domestic flights, the security peoples must check the baggage before 30 minutes of the flight departure.
  • As per airport rules, passengers must be check-in their baggage 45 minutes before flight depature.
  • For the international passenger mut be check-in their baggage before 60 minutes flight departure.
  • If the above timings are not followed by the passengers, Continental airlines will reject to check-in baggage.
  • Bagagge will check-in at the final destination also.
  • If your travelling for night you must be insure your baggage for your security.

Continental Airlines Baggage:

Checked Baggage Fee:
$15 Fee for First Checked Bag:
For Economy fare tickets holders must be pay the money for baggage $15. This fee will not apply to Elite Access Customers. The passangers will pay the money below list cabins for baggage.

  • OnePass Elite members
  • First Class and BusinessFirst customers
  • Continental Airlines Chase primary credit and debit cardmembers
  • Any customer traveling on full fare economy class (Y) ticket
  • Active military personnel traveling on orders

Note: There is free of cost for car seats, strollers and wheel chairs.

Continental Airlines First and Second Checked Bag Fees

Bag Fees traveling to and from   United States (except Hawaii), Canada, Puerto Rico,
U.S. Virgin Islands
Hawaii The Caribbean Mexico and Central America Africa**, Europe, India, the Middle East and South America† (except Brazil and Venezuela) Asia‡ (except Japan),  Australia and New Zealand Micronesia Japan
United States (except Hawaii), Canada, Puerto Rico,
U.S. Virgin Islands
Bag #1 $25 $25 $25 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $35 $35 $40 $40 $70 $70 $70 $0
Hawaii Bag #1 $25 $25 $25 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $35 $35 $40 $40 $70 $70 $40 $40
The Caribbean Bag #1 $25 $25 $25 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $40 $40 $40 $40 $70 $70 $70 $0
Mexico and Central America Bag #1 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $40 $40 $40 $40 $70 $70 $70 $0
Africa**, Europe, India, the Middle East and South America† (except Brazil and Venezuela) Bag #1 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $70 $70 $70 $70 $70 $70 $70 $0
Asia‡ (except Japan), Australia and New Zealand Bag #1 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $70 $70 $70 $70 $70 $40 $40 $0
Micronesia* Bag #1 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
Bag #2 $70 $40 $70 $70 $70 $40 $40 $40
Japan Bag #1 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 N/A
Bag #2 $0 $40 $0 $0 $0 $0 $40 N/A

Continental Airlines Phone Numbers:

Continental Airlines Phone Number (800) 525-0280.

For travel reservations to cities in the 50 U.S. states and Mexico: 800.523.FARE (800.523.3273)

For travel reservations to cities in other international destinations: 800.231.0856

For hearing impaired travel reservations assistance (TTD/TT): 800.343.9195

OnePass Frequent Flyer Reward Reservations For reward reservations on Continental and our OnePass partners in the 50 U.S. states and Mexico: 800.621.7467
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Central Time

For reward reservations on Continental and our OnePass partners in Asia, Europe, Latin America, Indian Subcontinent, Middle East, Mid Pacific, South Pacific and Canada: 800.344-1411
801.359.9632
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Central Time

For reward reservations with OnePass international airline partners EVA Air and Qantas: 800.344.3333
801.359.9719
Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. Central Time

Travel Reservations in Other Languages:

  • Cantonese 800.551.0943
  • Dutch 800.225.8612
  • French (Français) 800.537.3444
  • German (Deutsch) 800.537.2999
  • Hebrew 800.225.8610
  • Italian (Italiano) 800.537.8885
  • Japanese 800.537.3366
  • Mandarin 800.551.3062
  • Portuguese 800.323.5359
  • Spanish (Español) 800.537.9222

Continental Airlines Careers:

Continental Airlines All Jobs

  • Airport Positions
  • Chelsea Food Services
  • Reservations / Call Center
  • Corporate Positions
  • Engineering
  • Technology
  • Technical Operations / Maintenance
  • Flight Operations / Dispatch
  • Flight Attendants
  • Pilots
  • Continental Micronesia
  • Positions Outside the United States
  • Contract / Temporary Positions
  • Internships

Continental Airlines Destinations:

Continental Airlines Destinations in Asia :

Continental Airlines Destinations East Asia

  • China, People's Republic of
    • Beijing (Beijing Capital International Airport)
    • Hong Kong (Hong Kong International Airport)
    • Shanghai (Shanghai Pudong International Airport) [begins March 25]
  • Japan
    • Tokyo (Narita International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations South Asia

  • India
    • Delhi (Indira Gandhi International Airport)
    • Mumbai (Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations Southwest Asia

  • Israel
    • Tel Aviv (Ben Gurion International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations Europe

  • Belgium
    • Brussels (Brussels International Airport)
  • Denmark
    • Copenhagen (Copenhagen Airport)
  • France
    • Paris (Charles de Gaulle International Airport)
  • Germany
    • Berlin (Tegel International Airport)
    • Frankfurt (Frankfurt International Airport)
    • Hamburg (Hamburg Airport)
  • Greece
    • Athens (Athens International Airport) seasonal
  • Ireland
  • Dublin (Dublin Airport)
  • Shannon (Shannon Airport)
  • Italy
    • Milan (Malpensa International Airport)
    • Rome (Leonardo Da Vinci International Airport)
  • Netherlands
    • Amsterdam (Amsterdam Schiphol Airport)
  • Norway
    • Oslo (Oslo Airport, Gardermoen)
  • Portugal
    • Lisbon (Portela Airport)
  • Spain
    • Barcelona (Barcelona International Airport)
    • Madrid (Madrid Barajas International Airport)
  • Sweden
    • Stockholm (Stockholm-Arlanda Airport)
  • Switzerland
    • Geneva (Geneva Cointrin International Airport)
    • Zürich (Zürich International Airport)
  • United Kingdom
    • England
      • Birmingham (Birmingham International Airport)
      • Bristol (Bristol International Airport)
      • London (London Heathrow Airport)
      • Manchester (Manchester Airport)
    • Northern Ireland
      • Belfast (Belfast International Airport)
    • Scotland
      • Edinburgh (Edinburgh Airport)
      • Glasgow (Glasgow International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations North America

Canada

  • Alberta
    • Calgary (Calgary International Airport)
  • British Columbia
    • Vancouver (Vancouver International Airport)
  • Nova Scotia
    • Halifax (Halifax Stanfield International Airport)
  • Ontario
    • Toronto (Toronto Pearson International Airport)
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
    • St. John's (St. John's International Airport) seasonal

Continental Airlines Destinations Mexico

  • Baja California Sur
    • San José del Cabo (Los Cabos International Airport)
  • Distrito Federal
    • Mexico City (Mexico City International Airport)
  • Guanajuato
    • León (Del Bajío International Airport)
  • Guerrero
    • Acapulco (Juan Álvarez International Airport)
    • Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo International Airport) seasonal
  • Jalisco
    • Guadalajara (Don Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport)
    • Puerto Vallarta (Lic. Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International Airport)
  • Nuevo León
    • Monterrey (General Mariano Escobedo International Airport)
  • Quintana Roo
    • Cancún (Cancún International Airport)
    • Cozumel (Cozumel International Airport)
  • Yucatán
    • Mérida (Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations United States

  • Alabama
    • Birmingham (Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport)
  • Alaska
    • Anchorage (Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport)
  • Arizona
    • Phoenix (Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport)
    • Tucson (Tucson International Airport)
  • California
    • Los Angeles (Los Angeles International Airport)
    • Ontario (Ontario International Airport)
    • Sacramento (Sacramento International Airport)
    • San Diego (San Diego International Airport)
    • San Francisco (San Francisco International Airport)
    • San José (San José International Airport)
    • Santa Ana/Orange County (John Wayne Airport)
  • Colorado
    • Denver (Denver International Airport)
    • Montrose/Telluride (Montrose Regional Airport) seasonal
  • Connecticut
    • Hartford/Springfield, Massachusetts (Bradley International Airport)
  • Florida
    • Fort Lauderdale (Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport)
    • Fort Myers (Southwest Florida International Airport)
    • Jacksonville (Jacksonville International Airport)
    • Miami (Miami International Airport)
    • Orlando (Orlando International Airport)
    • Tampa Bay Area (Tampa International Airport)
    • West Palm Beach (Palm Beach International Airport)
  • Georgia
    • Atlanta (Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport)
  • Hawaii
    • Honolulu (Honolulu International Airport)
  • Illinois
    • Chicago (O'Hare International Airport)
  • Indiana
    • Indianapolis (Indianapolis International Airport)
  • Louisiana
    • Baton Rouge (Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport)
    • New Orleans (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport)
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore (Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport)
  • Massachusetts
    • Boston (Logan International Airport)
  • Michigan
    • Detroit (Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport)
  • Minnesota
    • Minneapolis/Saint Paul (Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport)
  • Missouri
    • Kansas City (Kansas City International Airport)
    • Saint Louis (Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport)
  • Nebraska
    • Omaha (Eppley Airfield)
  • Nevada
    • Las Vegas (McCarran International Airport)
  • New Jersey
    • Newark (Newark Liberty International Airport) Hub
  • New Mexico
    • Albuquerque (Albuquerque International Sunport)
  • New York
    • New York City (LaGuardia Airport)
  • North Carolina Charlotte (Charlotte/Douglas International Airport)Raleigh/Durham (Raleigh-Durham International Airport)
  • Ohio
    • Cleveland (Hopkins International Airport) Hub
    • Columbus (Port Columbus International Airport)
  • Oklahoma
    • Oklahoma City (Will Rogers World Airport)
    • Tulsa (Tulsa International Airport)
  • Oregon
    • Portland (Portland International Airport)
  • Pennsylvania
    • Philadelphia (Philadelphia International Airport)
    • Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh International Airport)
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence (T. F. Green Airport)
  • Texas
    • Austin (Austin-Bergstrom International Airport)
    • Dallas/Fort Worth (Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport)
    • El Paso (El Paso International Airport)
    • Houston (George Bush Intercontinental Airport) Main Hub
    • San Antonio (San Antonio International Airport)
  • Utah
    • Salt Lake City (Salt Lake City International Airport)
  • Virginia
    • Washington, DC Suburbs (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport)
  • Washington
  • Seattle/Tacoma (Seattle-Tacoma International Airport)
  • Wisconsin
    • Milwaukee (General Mitchell International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations United States Territories

  • Puerto Rico
    • Aguadilla (Rafael Hernández Airport)
    • San Juan (Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport)
  • United States Virgin Islands
    • St. Thomas (Cyril E. King Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations Bahamas, Bermuda and the Caribbean

  • Antigua and Barbuda
    • Antigua (VC Bird International Airport)
  • Bahamas
    • Nassau (Nassau International Airport)
  • Dominican Republic
    • Puerto Plata (Puerto Plata Airport)
    • Punta Cana (Punta Cana International Airport)
    • Santo Domingo (Las Américas International Airport)
  • Jamaica
    • Montego Bay (Sangster International Airport)
  • Kingdom of the Netherlands
    • Aruba
      • Oranjestad (Queen Beatrix International Airport)
    • Netherlands Antilles
      • Kralendijk, Bonaire (Flamingo International Airport)
      • Philipsburg, St. Maarten (Princess Juliana International Airport)
      • Willemstad, Curaçao (Hato International Airport)
  • Trinidad and Tobago
    • Port of Spain, Trinidad (Piarco International Airport)
  • British overseas territories
    • Bermuda
      • Ferry Reach (Bermuda International Airport)
    • Cayman Islands
      • Grand Cayman (Owen Roberts International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations Central America

  • Belize
    • Belize City (Philip S. W. Goldson International Airport)
  • Costa Rica
    • Liberia (Daniel Oduber International Airport)
    • San José (Juan Santamaría International Airport)
  • El Salvador
    • San Salvador (Cuscatlan International Airport)
  • Guatemala
    • Guatemala City (La Aurora International Airport)
  • Honduras
    • Roatán (Juan Manuel Gálvez International Airport)
    • San Pedro Sula (Ramón Villeda Morales International Airport)
    • Tegucigalpa (Toncontin International Airport)
  • Nicaragua
    • Managua (Augusto C. Sandino International Airport)
  • Panama
    • Panama City (Tocumen International Airport)

Continental Airlines Destinations South America

  • Argentina
    • Buenos Aires (Ministro Pistarini International Airport)
  • Brazil
    • Rio de Janeiro (Galeão International Airport)
    • São Paulo (Guarulhos International Airport)
  • Colombia
    • Bogotá (El Dorado International Airport)
  • Ecuador
    • Quito (Mariscal Sucre International Airport)
  • Peru
    • Lima (Jorge Chávez International Airport)
  • Venezuela
    • Caracas (Simón Bolívar International Airport)

Continental Airlines Minors:

  • Under 15 years old childrens, boys or girls not allowed in to the aircraft with out parents
  • Minors will take the permission from the appropiate officer to travel in the air craft.
  • Minors will travel to the destinations directly mean no stoppings between the starting point to destination.
  • Minors take the tickets as Unaccompanied.

Continental Airlines Tickets :

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  • Ticket prices are very low fare in Continental airlines.