Continental Airline has become the FIRST to get new Boeing plane model 737-800 in North America. The airline has recently taken delivery of 737-800 aircraft fitted with Boeing’s new Sky Interior from Boeing Inc.
The airline announced in a press release, that this all-new interior features newly sculpted sidewalls, energy-efficient LED lighting and larger overhead bins that retract into the ceiling, permitting stowage of additional roll-aboard bags. Other features include improved ventilation and cabin-noise reduction for customers and new, touch-screen flight attendant panels and controls.”
Ron Baur, Vice President (fleet) at Continental Airline expressed passionately that: “When customers first step on the plane, they will immediately notice the fresh cabin architecture,” He further adds: “This modern interior gives the airplane a more open look and feel while increasing cabin comfort and overhead storage space,”
The airline will also be receiving more 737-800 Boeing in the coming year. However, the date and route of this new aircraft is yet to be announced.
Continental Airlines (CO) is among the top American airlines. It is based in Continental Center I in Downtown Houston, Texas and has hubs in Hubs Antonio B. Won Pat International Airport (operated by Continental Micronesia), Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport (Houston) and Newark Liberty International Airport.
Continental Airlines offers flights to around 262 destinations including subsidiaries and code-shares. It’s notable International destinations are Cairo, Nigeria, Lagos, Antigua, Aruba, Oranjestad, Bahamas, Nassau, Bermuda, Bonaire, Kralendijk, Grand Cayman, Havana, Willemstad, Puerto Plata, Punta Cana, Santo Domingo, Jamaica, Montego Bay, Puerto Rico, Aguadilla, San Juan, Trinidad and Tobago, Port of Spain, Turks and Caicos Islands, Providenciales, Sint Maarten, Philipsburg, St. Thomas, Belize City, Costa Rica, Liberia, San José de Costa Rica, San Salvador, Guatemala City, Roatán, San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa, Nicaragua, Managua, Panama City, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Acapulco, Cancún, Cozumel, Guadalajara, Ixtapa, León, Mazatlán, Mérida, Mexico City, Monterrey, Puerto Vallarta, San José del Cabo, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Quito, Caracas, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo, Brussels, Copenhagen, Paris, Berlin, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Athens, Dublin, Shannon, Milan, Rome, Amsterdam, Oslo, Lisbon, Barcelona, Madrid, Geneva, Zürich, Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, London, Manchester, Kingston and Puerto Rico.
The airlines’ prominent routes in the United States include flights to – (Alabama) Birmingham, (Arizona) Tucson, (California) Burbank, Long Beach, Oakland, (Connecticut) Hartford/Springfield, (District of Columbia) Washington-Dulles, (Florida) Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, Melbourne, Sarasota, (Hawaii) Hilo, (Illinois) Chicago-Midway, Peoria, (Kansas) Wichita, (Nevada) Reno, (New York) Albany, Buffalo, New York City-JFK, (North Carolina) Greenville, (Oklahoma) Lawton, (Texas) Amarillo, Houston-Hobby, Lubbock, Midland, (Wyoming) Jackson
Among Asian countries, Continental offers flights to Indonesia: Denpasar, Philippines: Manila, Vietnam: Ho Chi Minh City and in Europe, flights to Germany: Cologne, Düsseldorf, United Kingdom: Bristol, London-Gatwick, London-Luton and London-Stansted.
Continental airline also offers flights to Australia: Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Fiji: Nadi and Tahiti: Papeete.