Continental Profiles


CONTINENTAL PROFILES was a magazine provided by Continental Airlines as reading material for their in-flight customers, the kind of thing that one would find in the pocket in the seat back in front of one's seat.

1990 May

Vol. 3 No. 5


Das Capitalist
Frank Zappa's surprising new gig: He's a Marco Polo of commerce in Eastern Europe and the U.S.S.R.
By Neil Cohen, pp 26-27, 44, 46, 49-50, 52, 54

The face seems to be everywhere. In wire-service photos from Prague, meeting with new Czechoslovakian President Václav Havel. In New York, lunching with new Yugoslavian vice prime minister Zivko Pregl. On television's Financial News Network, adroitly fielding phoned-in questions from business people on how they can do business in the new Soviet Union.  (read more)