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Doing the Continental

Title
Doing the Continental
Date
1985
Description
Not the story of a dance but a documentary on how Continental Airlines in the USA used a unique clause in Chapter 11 of the American bankruptcy laws to turn losses of one million dollars a day and certain closure into survival of the airline and future profit. The Airline experienced bitter industrial action which has only recently been settled.
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Duration
00:49:51
Genre
Documentary
Keywords
Continental Airlines
Radio station
Radio Clyde
Place of publication
Glasgow
Language
English
Country of origin
United Kingdom
Technical information
Stereo

Credits

Cast
Andrew Doulanpresenter

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