Winter storm weather in northeastern US may affect flights


Severe winter weather has been forecasted for the northeast US today, with many areas under a winter storm warning. These weather conditions are expected to make air travel difficult, forcing some delays and cancellations of flights at airports in the region. Advisories have been received from the following airlines:


Continental Airlines customers scheduled on flights to, from, or through affected airports today, Wednesday, December 9, 2009, including Continental’s New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport, are permitted a one-time date or time change to their itinerary without penalty. If a flight has been canceled, a refund in the original form of payment may be requested. Complete details are available at

The fastest and most convenient way to change travel plans is via Customers should enter their confirmation number and last name in “Manage Reservations.” Customers may also call Continental Airlines reservations at 800-525-0280 or their travel agent. provides an overview of Continental operations, as well as up-to-date information regarding the status of specific flights. Automated flight status information is also available at 800-784-4444.