/PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) today announced that it will move its
operations from Terminal A to Terminal B at
International Airport (MCO), beginning
Wednesday, Sept. 22
. Continental's move will centralize its proximity to fellow
members United and US Airways, already located in Terminal B. The ticketing and check-in counter will relocate to Terminal B that day, and Continental's gates at Orlando International will move from Airside 1 to Airside 3 on
Thursday, Sept. 23
. Continental will occupy Gates 33, 35, 36 and 39 in Airside 3.
Members of Continental's Presidents Club and
Star Alliance Gold
members will have convenient access to the United Airlines Red Carpet Club located between Gates 42 and 44. Also Thursday, Continental Connection flights to
will begin departing from gate 46A.
"The relocation will enable customers to connect seamlessly at
International Airport between Continental and Continental Connection's 28 daily flights and other
carrier flights," said
International Airport General Manager. "Continental's move will finalize consolidation of
carriers on Airside 3."
airlines offer more than 60 daily departures from
. Continental's move in
follows similar moves at airports in many domestic and international markets, including
About Continental Airlines
Continental Airlines is the world's fifth largest airline. Continental, together with Continental Express and Continental Connection, has more than 2,700 daily departures throughout the Americas,
, serving 132 domestic and 137 international destinations. Continental is a member of
, which overall offers more than 21,200 daily flights to 1,172 airports in 181 countries through its 28 member airlines. With more than 40,000 employees, Continental has hubs serving
, and together with its regional partners, carries approximately 63 million passengers per year. For more company information, go to continental.com.
SOURCE Continental Airlines