Continental Airlines (Houston) announced that its stockholders voted overwhelmingly to approve the merger of United Airlines (Chicago), a wholly-owned subsidiary of UAL Corporation with and into Continental at a special meeting held yesterday (September 17) in Houston, Texas. More than 98 percent of the votes cast and 75 percent of shares outstanding were voted in favor of the transaction.
Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum. Under terms of the merger the Continental name will disappear but this color scheme will survive. Boeing 737-924 ER (Extended Range) N38403 (msn 30120) waits its turn for departure from Seattle/Tacoma.