Hey guys, looks like CO is even going to start flying to Stockholm! Read this! :
NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL) today announced it will launch daily non-stop flights between New York/Newark and Stockholm effective June 2, 2005, subject to government approval.
The new service will link the capital of Sweden with New York and Continental's hub at Newark Liberty International Airport -- with connections to 170 other cities throughout North, Central and South America, the Caribbean and beyond.
"Travelers who use our New York hub have been asking us for more access to Scandinavia, and we are pleased to answer that request with our new flights to Stockholm," said Jim Summerford, Continental's Vice President - Europe & Middle East. "This route builds on Newark Liberty's status as having more trans-Atlantic routes -- 24 -- than any airline hub on either continent."
Continental's New York/Newark-Stockholm flights will be operated with a 172-seat Boeing 757 aircraft, carrying 16 passengers in the BusinessFirst cabin and 156 in Economy.
Yeah, they are really expanding their services!