AMERICAS: Continental to start first Africa service in 2011

Continental Airlines has said it plans to start daily B787 flights between Houston Intercontinental and Lagos in November 2011, launching what will be its first-ever service to Africa. Chairman, president and CEO Jeff Smisek said the IAH-LOS flights “will link two energy capitals and fill the growing demand for nonstop service between the two cities, […]


Continental Airlines has said it plans to start daily B787 flights between Houston Intercontinental and Lagos in November 2011, launching what will be its first-ever service to Africa. Chairman, president and CEO Jeff Smisek said the IAH-LOS flights “will link two energy capitals and fill the growing demand for nonstop service between the two cities, a route which is currently not served by any other airline.”