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

    15 min 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 | Los Angeles Times

    ... 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. Readers Write (July 22): Airport noise and location, Iran nuclear...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    ... Our leaders should have bitten the bullet and moved the airport when they had the chance, regardless of Northwest Airlines' objections. Imagine how wonderful the city could be if these areas were quiet. There are a number of folks in this country ...

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  12. Travel club announces plans for LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... ground by 2016, and already has found local investors. The club is exploring the possibility of leasing Northwest Airlines' former gates at the airport. Memberships will cost $149 for individuals or $199 for families. Membership perks will include a ...

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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. John Ira - Jack' Conley, 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Review

    ... Shrine and had been active in virtually every capacity of the organization. Jack had been employed with Northwest Airlines for 33 years before his retirement in 1992. Following his retirement from the airlines, he worked as a doorman at several ...

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

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Business Journal

    The Northwest Airlines Boeing 747 that sustained damage while flying through a hailstorm over China crossed the Pacific Ocean on July 10 to set down at the Arizona desert airport where Delta Air Lines Inc. stores retired jets.

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  18. 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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  19. Out of the wreckage: 7 amazing tales of survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Lamson has set out to Cecelia Crocker (nee Cichan) was only 4 years old when she survived the crash of Northwest Airlines Flight 255 on Aug. 16, 1987. Flight 255 crashed shortly after leaving the airport in Detroit, killing the remaining 154 crew ...

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  20. Pilots: Free SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | AOPA Pilot

    ... lessons. She was the first woman to fly for Golden West Airlines and eventually became a captain for Northwest Airlines in 1984. She retired in 2004. She bought her T-34 in 1977 "sight unseen" and spent four years restoring the aluminum airplane, ...

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