Continental Airlines, which just recently joined
Star Alliance, is to move its airport operations at both Paris /
Charles de Gaulle and Barcelona this month, as part of its
continuing effort to provide easy connections between its
flights and those of other Star Alliance airlines.
Today, 10 November, Continental will relocate to
Terminal 1 at Barcelona’s El Prat Airport, a brand-new
facility where all other Star Alliance member carriers serving the
airport are based.
Continental operates a daily Boeing
767-200ER service between Barcelona and its New York hub,
Newark Liberty International Airport.
Then, on 17 November 2009,
Continental will relocate to the recently-renovated Terminal 1 at
Paris/Charles de Gaulle, where most Star Alliance member
carriers are based. The terminal features a Star Alliance
lounge, open from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. From
Paris/CDG, Continental operates a 13-times- weekly non-stop
service (Boeing 767-400ER and Boeing 757) to New
York/Newark and a daily Boeing 767-400ER non-stop service to
Since 27 October 2009, when Continental joined Star
Alliance, the airline has also relocated its operations at
Frankfurt (Terminal 1) and Tokyo/Narita (Terminal 1, South Wing).
Other airports where co-location moves have been made
include Beijing, Chicago, Honolulu and Shanghai.
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