Continental Airlines 8-K 2009
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On January 29, 2009, Continental Airlines, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2008. The press release contains certain non-GAAP financial information. The reconciliation of such non-GAAP financial information to GAAP financial measures is included in the press release and the schedules thereto. Further, the press release contains statements intended as “forward-looking statements,” all of which are subject to the cautionary statement about forward-looking statements set forth therein. The press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
In accordance with SEC Release No. 33-8176, the information contained in such press release shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
On January 29, 2009, we will provide an update for investors presenting information relating to certain operational results for the fourth quarter 2008 and our outlook for the first quarter and full year 2009, as well as other information. The update is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Continental Airlines, Inc. has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.