Continental Airlines Offers Five Percent Discount on Fares Through Website

Continental Airlines (NYSE: CAL and CAL.A) announced an additional five percent discount off winter/spring travel fares when tickets are purchased on Continental’s website,

In addition to the sale fares announced Jan. 3, 2000, Continental will take an additional five percent off fares for travel throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Mexico and the Caribbean between Jan. 17 and May 15, 2000. Tickets must be purchased by Jan. 14, 2000, on Continental’s website. The sale fares are available with a 14-day advance purchase and at least a Saturday-night stay. Tickets are nonrefundable, seats are limited and other restrictions may apply.

Continental Airlines’ website ( or America Online keyword: Continental) continues to be top-rated among consumer polls. Recently, the website was named by Forrester PowerRankings as the No. 1 airline site for its high usability and customer service. Continental and its online agency Novo Interactive/Blue Marble also won the Association of National Advertisers’ CASIE Award, which honors the most effective advertising and marketing on the Internet.