United Continental Holdings, Inc. 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 28, 2011
UNITED CONTINENTAL HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
As previously disclosed in a Current Report on Form 8-K filed on December 2, 2011, Captain James J. Heppner was elected as a new member of the Board of Directors (the Board) of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (the Company), effective January 1, 2012.
This amendment to the previously-filed Form 8-K is being filed to report that, effective February 3, 2012, the Board approved the recommendation of the Nominating/Governance Committee to appoint Captain Heppner to serve as a member of the Public Responsibility Committee of the Board.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.