Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Continental Starting Montreal-Houston  
User currently offlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1768 posts, RR: 4
Posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 1242 times:

Starting June 2 through Oct 26, Continental Airlines will commence daily non-stop service from YUL-IAH using a 737-500. And from Oct 27 daily service excluding Saturdays.

This is great news! It's about time! I'm sure this is because of the fall of YUL-DFW, but I'm sure the route will be re-intrduced to 1 daily.


15 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineLt-AWACS From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 17 hours ago) and read 1172 times:

That's nice. I've heard the 2x2 Air Canada Dly from Houston to Calagary and Toronto are doing well.

thanks for the info. ciao


User currently offlineThomasphoto60 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 3922 posts, RR: 23
Reply 2, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1143 times:

I agree, its about time!

Thomas



"Show me the Braniffs"
User currently offlineBicoastal From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1136 times:

Just in time for the Montreal Jazz Festival.....much better than New Orleans.

User currently offlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1768 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 16 hours ago) and read 1128 times:

Both ADM and Houston Airport System were working hard to get this route. Houston predicted that Continental will start in 5 years. Obviously, but happily, it was 1 year.

User currently offlineFLYYUL From Italy, joined Jun 2000, 4970 posts, RR: 51
Reply 5, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 14 hours ago) and read 1093 times:

A good addition to our route structure. IAH offers great connections to Latin America and Mexico, so im not worreid about this service in the winter. Furthermore, the B737-500 in its 10J/90Y seating is also perfect for starters..

let's hope this route performs..

Mark


User currently offlineMarco From United Arab Emirates, joined Jul 2000, 4169 posts, RR: 12
Reply 6, posted (12 years 5 months 4 weeks 12 hours ago) and read 1066 times:

Wow! This is a very good route for Montreal. AA will probably bring back DFW to compete with CO.


Proud to be an Assyrian!
User currently offlineDeltaflyertoo From United States of America, joined Nov 2000, 1642 posts, RR: 1
Reply 7, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 21 hours ago) and read 1030 times:

How long of a flight will that be??

User currently offlineCba From United States of America, joined Jul 2000, 4531 posts, RR: 3
Reply 8, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 1017 times:

Well, according to Great Circle, the time should be about 3 hours, but with traffic, winds etc, it will be more like 3.5 hours.

User currently offlineFLYYUL From Italy, joined Jun 2000, 4970 posts, RR: 51
Reply 9, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 999 times:

Yeah, not so bad...a medium-haul flight, certainly just on the brink of the B737-500's range..


Mark


User currently offlineBA From United States of America, joined May 2000, 11153 posts, RR: 59
Reply 10, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 6 days 19 hours ago) and read 1001 times:

I heard a while ago that Continental was thinking about starting IAH-YEG service. Anyone heard anything new?

FLYYUL,

I need to talk to you over AOL Instant Messanger. When you are available, log on.

Regards



"Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need." - Khalil Gibran
User currently offlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1768 posts, RR: 4
Reply 11, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 15 hours ago) and read 956 times:

If only AA would resume YUL-DFW. Having two Texas routes would be great! Up until two years ago, we had none!

User currently offlineAio86 From United States of America, joined Sep 2000, 928 posts, RR: 0
Reply 12, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 10 hours ago) and read 913 times:

If only United flew there...  Sad

-aio86


User currently offlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1768 posts, RR: 4
Reply 13, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 4 hours ago) and read 900 times:

Yeah, UA is the only major US airlines that does not fly to YUL.

User currently offlineFLYYUL From Italy, joined Jun 2000, 4970 posts, RR: 51
Reply 14, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 888 times:

Yeah that is pretty dissapointing, I think its AC that wants them to stay out..

Mark


User currently offlineNoise From United States of America, joined Dec 1999, 1768 posts, RR: 4
Reply 15, posted (12 years 5 months 3 weeks 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 888 times:

Why? There is no competition, they are Star Alliance!?! I guess AC prefers Montrealers go through YYZ than have a non-stop flight.

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Continental: Monopoly On Houston-NYC Area Flights? posted Thu Feb 17 2005 00:03:58 by Petazulu
Continental Starting New Desinations In Europe posted Wed Oct 20 2004 20:50:21 by Premobrimo
Continental Starting YUL-IAH And YUL-ALB posted Sat Jun 1 2002 02:16:49 by Noise
Continental To Fly Houston-Amsterdam posted Sat Jun 16 2001 03:23:09 by Ishky15
Continental To Turn Houston-Sao Paulo To Daily Flt posted Wed Nov 29 2000 22:13:42 by Ishky15
Continental Starting Rochester-LGA Service posted Fri Mar 17 2000 14:54:58 by LHMark
VivaAerobus Starting Houston Service....sort Of. posted Thu Aug 28 2008 18:54:15 by Thomasphoto60
JetBlue Starting JFK To Houston Hobby Airport posted Fri Sep 8 2006 03:21:24 by BigPhilNYC
Continental's Houston Proud Express posted Sat Jul 9 2005 20:33:22 by Syncmaster
Midwest Starting Houston posted Thu May 12 2005 20:55:45 by Lear777