Continental Airlines and United Airlines told ATWOnline yesterday that they remain "confident" their application for antitrust immunity will be approved despite the vehement objections raised recently by the US Dept. of Justice. "We are confident the application will be approved for the benefit of our employees, customers and the communities we serve," a UA spokesperson told this website, while a CO spokesperson said, "We appreciate that DOJ has submitted its comments, which will allow [the ...

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