United Airlines and Continental Airlines said in a regulatory filing that shareholders from both companies will vote Sept. 17 on the carriers' proposed merger. The airlines, which unveiled their post-merger livery last week (ATW Daily News, Aug. 12), aim to close the transaction by year end. Meanwhile, CO Chairman, President and CEO Jeff Smisek, who is slated to be CEO of the combined airline, will testify this week in a deposition that is part of a lawsuit brought by 49 people ...

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