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  1. Delta: Unsustainable Margins; Downwardly Revising Fair ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... with many planes offering entertainment and Internet connectivity services. Delta, as well as its partner Northwest Airlines, has major airport hubs in the following cities: Atlanta, Boston, Salt Lake City, Cincinnati, New York City, Los Angeles, ...

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  2. So you've shot a famous lion and the Internet hates you. Now what?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... firm M/C/C. Palmer tapped Jon Austin , a Twin Cities PR specialist who was principal spokesman for Northwest Airlines during its pilot strike in the late 1990s. He's also represented indicted Vascular Solutions CEO Howard Root , now-imprisoned auto ...

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  3. PR professionals weigh in on dentist behind killing of Cecil the lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Business Journal

    ... firm M/C/C. Palmer tapped Jon Austin , a Twin Cities PR specialist who was principal spokesman for Northwest Airlines during its pilot strike in the late 1990s. He's also represented indicted Vascular Solutions CEO Howard Root , now-imprisoned auto ...

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  4. What if a strike cancels your European flight?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | USA Today

    ... have tailed off considerably in the 21st century, the only exception being the 2005 mechanics' strike at Northwest Airlines (since merged with Delta). For context, there were more than 20 strikes at major U.S. carriers in the 1980s and 1990s. ...

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  5. Top Business Travel Concerns: Sharing Economy Growth, New Airline SurchargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Skift

    ... which oppose the surcharge. These airline versus business travel battles trace their origins to 2004 when Northwest Airlines tried to impose a surcharge on global distribution system bookings but had to retreat in the face of vehement opposition. ...

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  6. Colorado Springs among U.S. airports with most cut flights; DIA down, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Business Journal

    ... four: United, Southwest, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines. (Continental, AirTran, US Airways and Northwest Airlines have or soon will disappear in the merger process.) And with each merger, the airlines shed duplicate routes and cut back or ...

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  7. Five things to know today, and Pittsburgh's not alone in losing flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Business Journal

    ... Memphis, Tenn., though not in the Midwest but heavily impacted by the merger of Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines, has seen weekly flights drop by 66 percent. Pittsburgh, by comparison, had a 13 percent drop in the number of weekly flights to ...

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  8. Chief of pilots union at Delta Air Lines resigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | TwinCities

    ... because they have made a decade of financial sacrifices -- during which time Delta and its merger partner Northwest Airlines both went through bankruptcy proceedings and Delta's pilot pension was terminated -- and want their compensation to be fully ...

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  9. Pentagon says senior al Qaeda leader Muhsin al Fadhli killed in drone strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... believe Asiri created the bomb that a Nigerian passenger unsuccessfully sought to detonate aboard a Northwest Airlines plane over Detroit on Christmas Day in 2009. Intelligence analysts feared al Fadhli and the Khorasan Group were getting closer to ...

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  10. Pentagon says senior Al Qaeda leader killed in drone strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... believe Asiri created the bomb that a Nigerian passenger unsuccessfully sought to detonate aboard a Northwest Airlines plane over Detroit on Christmas Day in 2009. Intelligence analysts feared Fadhli and the Khorasan Group were getting closer to ...

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  11. As Delta Hits Turbulence, Activists Buzz the FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | TheStreet.com

    ... continues to be a beneficiary of a streamlined marketplace it helped create with its 2008 purchase of Northwest Airlines. A series of airline deals followed the Northwest purchase, with the industry consolidating around four major airlines that ...

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  12. Kelly WhalenRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | Minot Daily News

    ... North Dakota State Legislature. He began working for Republic Airlines in 1980 and made the transition to Northwest Airlines, where he worked until he opted for an early retirement in 2003. His years at the airlines gave him many opportunities to ...

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  13. Glamour of Free Flights Fades for Airline Employees in Age of Packed PlanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Skift

    ... travelers. "It's nice to just jump on a flight and go to the West Coast," says Jim Record, a retired Northwest Airlines pilot who lives in Long Island, N.Y. "Let's face it-that's not bad." For decades, the chance to fly in an empty seat has served ...

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  14. More Than a Million People Are Getting Free Flights - and They Hate ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Washington Post

    ... travelers. "It's nice to just jump on a flight and go to the West Coast," says Jim Record, a retired Northwest Airlines pilot who lives in Long Island, N.Y. "Let's face it-that's not bad." For decades, the chance to fly in an empty seat has served ...

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  15. Lawmakers need to remember you can't give what you don't haveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Star Tribune

    ... saved the plant. And Minnesota made nearly $1 billion in loans to the controversial takeover artists of Northwest Airlines without insisting on prudent managerial improvements. A few years later, Northwest Airlines, which at the time had Minnesota's ...

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  16. Delta flies hail-damaged NWA Boeing 747 to Arizona boneyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Business Journal

    ... to repair the aircraft or retire it ahead of schedule. Pinal Airpark is where Delta stored another former Northwest Airlines 747-400 (tail No. N671US) until it flew to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport June 28 for maintenance to return to ...

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  17. UPDATE 1-Delta Air Lines looks to strengthen global partnershipsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | Reuters

    ... with long-time partner Korean Air Lines Co Ltd after their ties were weakened by Delta's acquisition of Northwest Airlines, which already had extensive Asian routes and competed with KAL, Bastian said. "We've been working hard with our Korean ...

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  18. Southwest Airlines, unions struggle toward new dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Dallas Morning News

    While the bankruptcies of major competitors opened opportunities for Southwest Airlines, it also caused problems between the airline and its unions. The issue: Southwest saw its labor advantage erode as Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, American Airlines, US Airways and Northwest Airlines cut the wages and benefits of their employees and boosted productivity in bankruptcy court contracts.

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  19. Will Delta repair its hail-battered Boeing 747?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... ring the plane back into service, Delta decided it was faster, cheaper - or both - to pull another former Northwest Airlines 747-400 out of an aircraft boneyard and fly it to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to resume operation.

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  20. Indy firm launching travel club in LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Business Journal

    The club was founded by Indianapolis native Chris Allen , and its backers include Norman Stiefler, a health care consultant in Louisville, according to the report. Allen told the CJ that his company is in talks with the Louisville Regional Airport Authority about taking over the former Northwest Airlines gates at Louisville International Airport and creating a private lounge there.

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