Continental guilty over Concorde crash-French court

PONTOISE, France, Dec 6 (BestGrowthStock) – A French court found
Continental Airlines and a mechanic at the airline guilty on
Monday of involuntary manslaughter for their role in the 2000
Concorde crash that grounded the supersonic airliner for good.

The court found three French aviation officials not guilty.

Prosecutors had been seeking a fine for Continental, now
United Continental Holdings (UAL.N: ) following a merger, and
suspended prison sentences for a mechanic and his boss.
(Reporting by Thierry Leveque; writing by Catherine Bremer;
Editing by Matthew Jones)

Continental guilty over Concorde crash-French court