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

    Thursday Jul 2 | 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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  2. Delta's unretired NWA Boeing 747 makes emergency landing in IrelandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Business Journal

    The ex-Northwest Airlines Boeing 747 that was unretired by Delta Air Lines Inc. this week made an emergency landing due to a smoke alarm Friday. Delta Flight 73 from Amsterdam to Atlanta diverted to Ireland's Shannon Airport and landed without incident or any injuries, Delta confirmed.

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  3. 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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  4. Plane TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Daily News

    ... the Interstate 240 loop. After a series of drastic flight reductions following its 2008 merger with Northwest Airlines, Delta announced two years ago this month that it would officially put an end to the hub, citing ongoing financial losses in ...

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  5. Hail pummels Delta 747 over China; NWA's "Spirit of Beijing"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    Another former Northwest Airlines Boeing 747 left an Arizona boneyard for Minneapolis, where it is likely being prepared to unretire and replace the ice-battered jumbo jet that took passengers on a wild ride. A mothballed Delta Air Lines Boeing 747 is at Minneapolis-St.

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

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    ... 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. That plane, ...

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  7. NTSB: Delta says hail-battered Boeing 747 had 'no significant damage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    ... The damaged plane, a 26-year-old Boeing 747-400, was dubbed "The Spirit of Beijing" by Eagan-based Northwest Airlines Corp. before Delta bought the airline in 2008. It was flying from Detroit to Seoul two weeks ago when it encountered a ...

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  8. NWA nostalgia: Ride a Delta Boeing 747 from Minneapolis and back WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    Northwest Airlines nostalgics and aviation fanatics could view a rare sight at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday - or take a ride for a hefty price.

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  9. a Hail may send a Delta 747 to the scrapyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    ... up a spot in an aircraft boneyard. The jumbo jet in question had been dubbed the "Spirit of Beijing" by Northwest Airlines Corp., which Delta bought in 2008. According to a report from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal , a nother 747 retired ...

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  10. Hail pummels Delta 747 over China; NWA's "Spirit of Beijing" may face scrapyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    Another former Northwest Airlines Boeing 747 left an Arizona boneyard for Minneapolis, where it is likely being prepared to unretire and replace the ice-battered jumbo jet that took passengers on a wild ride. A mothballed Delta Air Lines Inc. Boeing 747 is at Minneapolis-St.

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  11. Gaping hole in battered jumbo jet caused by horrific hailstorm left passengers screaming in terrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... into something' around seven times. The lane was previously dubbed The Spirit of Beijing by Eagan-based Northwest Airlines Corp, an airline was bought by Delta in 2008. It is not yet clear whether the 26-year-old plane will return to service, but ...

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  12. Al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula, a contemporary perspectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Merinews

    ... one Nigerian born Umar Farouq of AQAP activist made a futile attempt to explode an explosive device on a Northwest Airlines flight inside USA. Furthermore, in October 2010, AQAP also attempted to send two packets containing bombs through cargo of ...

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  13. Memorial service for victims of plane crash 65 years ago held in South HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Michigan Radio

    ... grave in South Haven for the victims of a plane crash. The grave was only discovered a few weeks ago. Northwest Airlines flight 2501 crashed in Lake Michigan on June 23, 1950. All 58 aboard people died. At the time, it was the deadliest commercial ...

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  14. Somebody Stole My ShoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | American Thinker

    ... bomber Umar Abdulmutallab to try to detonate plastic explosives hidden under his underwear when on Northwest Airlines Flight on Christmas Day 2009. Now we learn that Mossad has exceeded all these minor conspiracies by its assault and conspiracy on ...

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  15. Airplane crash victims remembered on 65th anniversary of crash into Lake MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Sixty-five years ago, on June 23rd, 58 people met their fate in the waters of Lake Michigan. The men and women on board Northwest Airlines Flight 2501 left New York's LaGuardia Airport headed to Minneapolis.

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  16. Minnesota Super Bowl host panel hires threeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | TwinCities

    The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee has hired three local executives to help promote and organize events surrounding the Super Bowl in February 2018. David Haselman, a former Mall of America and Northwest Airlines executive, will become the committee's chief operating officer, the committee said Tuesday.

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  17. Delta CEO Proclaims Detroit Metropolitan Airport Best in the WorldRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Skift

    ... a week there in the mid-1990s at what is now the Courtyard Detroit Metro Airport Romulus hotel as a Northwest Airlines executive overseeing the construction of McNamara Terminal . Anderson became Delta CEO in 2007 and the airline acquire Northwest a ...

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  18. Sats unit signs multi-year, $325m inflight catering contract with Delta Air LinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Straits Times

    ... tablishes our longstanding relationship of 22 years which had ended in 2009 following Delta's merger with Northwest Airlines."

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  19. United Nations Labor Agency Slams Airline For Sexist PoliciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | ThinkProgress

    ... if attendants weren't young, single women. But in 1973, a federal court in Washington, D.C. ruled against Northwest Airlines's policy and they were soon struck down across the industry. These practices still continue at many workplaces, however, ...

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  20. Airport Leaders Talk Post-Delta EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Daily News

    ... we all wanted to hear what we wanted to hear." The Delta hub in Memphis, which was a continuation of Northwest Airlines' earlier presence, made the airport dependent on connections when it was offering 250 daily flights out of Memphis at its peak. ...

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