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Daquan13
May 4th, 2010, 05:38 AM
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Airlines

United Airlines and Continental, on Sunday, May 02, 2010, both signed the new agreement for a merger, which analyts say, will make and form the largest carrier in the world.

The airline merger allows United to retain its signature name.

United wil retain and display its name on the planes and terminals with the Continental logo in the background. Conitental's CEO, Jeffrey Smisek will eventually take over the helm within a planned 2 years from now. UAL chairman / CEO Glen Tilton will remain with the co, but in a slightly less commanding position of non-chairman.

ablarc
May 10th, 2010, 03:51 PM
Reading between the lines: another guppy (Continental) swallows a whale (United).

Daquan13
May 11th, 2010, 07:51 AM
Well, AA did it with TWA, USAirways did it with America West and Delta did it with Northwest.

ablarc
May 11th, 2010, 08:52 AM
^ Weren't those whales swallowing guppies?

Daquan13
May 11th, 2010, 10:17 AM
Yeah, I think the bigger ones were swallowing up the smaller ones.

195Broadway
May 11th, 2010, 11:36 AM
Sydney here I come... riding a whale, no less...

Ninjahedge
May 11th, 2010, 01:05 PM
Poitier?

195Broadway
May 11th, 2010, 01:59 PM
Possibly! http://www.visitingdc.com/images/notre-dame-picture-4.jpg