Continental Airlines Inc., Houston, contributed $38 million to its defined benefit pension plans this month, according to its latest earnings report released Thursday.
The company also contributed $40 million to its defined benefit pension plans in the three months ended June 30, bringing the year-to-date contribution to $112 million.
The company’s pension funding requirement for the remainder of the year is $33 million, according to the report.
Continental had $1.37 billion in DB assets as of Dec. 31. Continental Airlines spokesman Andrew Ferraro could not be reached for comment.