Web site: Continental has best plane food

November 27, 2009 5:58:26 AM PST
Airlines have cut back on meal service, but Continental Airlines has just earned the top rating for flight food.A new DietDetective.com survey indicates that Continental provides the best variety, offering free, low-calorie meals and snacks.

The report found that United Airlines provides a lot of choices, but healthy options have been reduced. Snacks were found to be high in calories.

American Airlines earned the distinction of most improved, getting rid of some snacks and breakfast items loaded with calories.

According to the Web site, U.S. Airways needs a health tune up, with meals and snacks that provide more nutrition.