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2014-09-22 20:20:31

CHICAGO, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines, Inc. (formerly known as Continental Airlines, Inc., the "Company") on Sept. 19 announced that it has elected to effect an optional redemption of its remaining outstanding 6.0 percent Convertible Junior Subordinated Debentures Due 2030 (the "Debentures") on Oct. 10, 2014, (the "Redemption Date") at a price equal to $50 per $50 principal amount of the Debentures, and that, upon such redemption, the proceeds will be simultaneously...

2014-06-09 12:22:06

Airline to fly fans back home to watch their favorite Major League Baseball teams CHICAGO, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines is ready to play ball with the "Route for the Home Team"? social media promotion, offering fans, friends and followers on its social media channels the chance to see their favorite Major League Baseball teams play in their hometowns. Fans on United's Twitter, Facebook and Instagram channels who submit photos showing their loyalty to some of...

2011-03-18 11:46:00

5,500 Aircraft Maintenance Technicians and Related to Review, Vote in Coming Weeks WASHINGTON, March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters Union and United Airlines Inc. (NYSE: UAL) have reached a tentative agreement on a contract for the 5,500 aircraft technicians and related employees throughout the U.S., Teamsters General President James P. Hoffa announced today. This is the first contract negotiated by the Teamsters for the group since the workers voted to join the union in...

2010-02-11 06:00:00

ST. GEORGE, Utah, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SkyWest, Inc. ("SkyWest") (Nasdaq: SKYW) today reported operating revenues of $604.4 million for the quarter ended December 31, 2009, compared to $743.3 million for the same period last year. SkyWest also reported net income of $19.5 million or $0.34 per diluted share, for the quarter ended December 31, 2009, compared to $21.2 million of net income or $0.37 per diluted share, for the same period last year. SkyWest also reported...

2009-09-08 08:41:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Air Travel http://www.reportlinker.com/p0131229/Air-Travel.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Air Travel in Billions of Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs). Air Travel can be categorized as follows: Business Air Travel, Leisure Air Travel, Domestic Air Travel, and International Air Travel. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for...

2008-12-15 12:00:00

CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Airlines, Inc. has selected Ink Publishing to produce Hemispheres, United's award-winning inflight magazine, now in its 16th year of publication. The selection of Ink follows a review of proposals from a number of specialty publishing firms. Headquartered in London and with offices in New York, Hong Kong, Singapore and Atlanta, Ink Publishing produces more inflight magazines than any other company in the world. The company will...

2008-06-19 18:00:09

Continental Airlines Inc., which had been talking to American Airlines Inc. and British Airways about joining their Oneworld alliance, announced Thursday that it will join the Star Alliance and develop stronger ties with United Airlines Inc. instead. Continental was expected to change its membership on global alliances after Northwest Airlines Inc. and Delta Air Lines Inc. announced in April they intended to merge. Northwest and Delta are two major members of SkyTeam, as is Continental....


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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