Issuer Free Writing Prospectus
Filed pursuant to Rule 433(d)
Registration No. 333-181014-01
Pricing Supplement
Dated December 12, 2012i
Continental Airlines, Inc.
2012-3 Pass Through Trust
Class C Pass Through Certificates, Series 2012-3
Pricing Supplement dated December 12, 2012 to the preliminary prospectus supplement dated December 12, 2012 (as supplemented, the “Preliminary Prospectus Supplement”) of Continental Airlines, Inc. (“Continental”).
The information in this Pricing Supplement supplements the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement and supersedes the information in the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement to the extent inconsistent with the information in the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement.
Unless otherwise indicated, terms used but not defined herein have the meanings assigned to such terms in the Preliminary Prospectus Supplement.
Class C Pass Through Certificates,
Series 2012-3 (“Class C Certificates”)
210795 QD5
Make-Whole Spread over Treasuries:
Public Offering Price:
Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC
Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Barclays Capital Inc.
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
J.P. Morgan Securities LLC
Concession to Selling Group
Discount to Broker/Dealers:
Underwriting Commission:
Continental’s Transaction Expenses:
Underwriting Agreement:
Dated December 12, 2012
December 27, 2012 (T+10) closing date, the 10th business day following the date hereof
Transfer Restrictions:
The Class C Certificates will be subject to transfer restrictions. They may be sold only to qualified institutional buyers, as defined in Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, for so long as they are outstanding.
Preliminary Prospectus Supplement:
Continental has prepared a Preliminary Prospectus Supplement, dated December 12, 2012, which includes additional information regarding the Class C Certificates
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