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  1. Al Qaeda Releases Christmas MagazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Breitbart.com

    ... "do not reach and have no right to touch or pat, like 'Umar Farouq did." In 2009, Umanr Farouk boarded a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Detroit. He attempted to ignite a bomb which was intended to shatter the plane, but the bomb only ...

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  2. ArtKos: Saturday Painting Palooza Vol.489Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    ... In revising it, I went over every element. While I was at it, I reshaped the nose and adjusted the Northwest Airlines corporate livery near the cockpit. I also added another layer of paint to the sky and foreground as well as the background plane. ...

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  3. George Washington crosses Delaware, Revolutionary WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | KION 46

    George Washington crosses the Delaware, "To Kill a Mockingbird" premieres, Gorbachev resigns, and passengers on a Christmas flight into Detroit foil the "Underwear Bomber," all on this day. 2009: Passengers aboard a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam foil an attempt to blow up the plane as it's landing in Detroit by seizing Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, a Nigerian who was trying to set off explosives sewn into his underwear.

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  4. Al Qaeda group confirms link to bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | CNN

    ... with al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula's leadership. AbdulMutallab, a Nigerian student, boarded a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Detroit on Christmas Day 2009 with a device hidden in his underpants. He was unable to detonate it as the ...

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  5. Stockbridge model airplane maker helps museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... industry in order to help with the project," said Blasco who retired from aircraft maintenance at Northwest Airlines. Club president Ken Niles said members have donated a number of models to the museum and have had showcases of their handiwork at ...

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  6. Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jetRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | Daily Times

    ... View Partners and former head of Airbus North America. Soon, Airbus customers in Boeing's backyard, like Northwest Airlines and Air Canada, were writing checks for 787s. Airbus found itself straining to compete with both flagship Boeings. In ...

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  7. The inside story of the new Airbus jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Iol.co.za

    ... View Partners and former head of Airbus North America. Soon, Airbus customers in Boeing's backyard, like Northwest Airlines and Air Canada, were writing cheques for 787s. Airbus found itself straining to compete with both flagship Boeings. In ...

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  8. Flying back on course the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Hindustan Times

    ... View Partners and former head of Airbus North America. Soon, Airbus customers in Boeing's backyard, like Northwest Airlines and Air Canada, were writing cheques for 787s. Airbus found itself straining to compete with both flagship Boeings. In ...

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  9. Whither the Barf Bag?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Slate Magazine

    ... skeptical at first, but changed their minds when the firm secured a contract for air sickness bags with Northwest Airlines. Schjeldahl - whose son Peter is now the art critic for the New Yorker - would be involved in many other major innovations, ...

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  10. Insight - Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Vallejo News

    ... View Partners and former head of Airbus North America. Soon, Airbus customers in Boeing's backyard, like Northwest Airlines and Air Canada, were writing cheques for 787s. Airbus found itself straining to compete with both flagship Boeings. In ...

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  11. 16 retro aeroplane paintjobs that should make a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... paint scheme, but changed it to an American Airlines-esque unpainted look for its final years of service. Northwest Airlines' red-and-grey 'bowling shoe' paint scheme wasn't necessarily one of the prettiest of all time, but it sure was distinctive. ...

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  12. More cuts: Is Memphis now just another city for Delta?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | USA Today

    ... to boost air service." Still, the cuts have been hard to swallow for Memphis, once an important hub for Northwest Airlines. Delta inherited that hub in its 2008 merger with Northwest, and flew as many as 240 flights per day out of the city as ...

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  13. More cuts: Is Memphis now just another city for Delta?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | USA Today

    ... to boost air service." Still, the cuts have been hard to swallow for Memphis, once an important hub for Northwest Airlines. Delta inherited that hub in its 2008 merger with Northwest, and flew as many as 240 flights per day out of the city as ...

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  14. Yemeni forces kill Al-Qaeda militants disguised as veiled women at borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Al Bawaba

    ... Nigerian-born Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, who attempted to detonate an explosive device aboard a Northwest Airlines flight on 25 December 2009-the first attack inside the United States by an al-Qaida affiliate since 11 September 2001. That was ...

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  15. Yemeni security forces kill al-Qaida militants dressed as veiled womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | UPI

    ... Nigerian-born Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, who attempted to detonate an explosive device aboard a Northwest Airlines flight on 25 December 2009-the first attack inside the United States by an al-Qaida affiliate since 11 September 2001. That was ...

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  16. Delta Adds Vice President of Sales for West Coast RegionRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Travel Industry Wire

    ... leader. He helped lead the alignment of Delta's global product through the merger integration with Northwest Airlines and established Delta's customer experience strategy, oversaw the launch of Sky Priority, shepherded its drive for flat-bed seats ...

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  17. Tevlin: Delta worker's 26-year job is gone in 30 seconds for critical remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Star Tribune

    For 26 years, Kip Hedges worked to build a reputation and a job history, loading and unloading planes for Northwest Airlines, then Delta. It was not glamorous work, but it was a good, honest job and it paid the bills.

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  18. Delta Adds Vice President of Sales for West Coast RegionRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Sys-Con Media

    ... leader. He helped lead the alignment of Delta's global product through the merger integration with Northwest Airlines and established Delta's customer experience strategy, oversaw the launch of Sky Priority, shepherded its drive for flat-bed seats ...

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  19. Former PlaneSense Fractional Aircraft Ownership Pilot Receives Wright Brothers Master Pilot AwardRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | PR.com

    ... He flew a second tour in Viet Nam, flying O-1 Bird Dogs. After his military service, Johnson flew with Northwest Airlines and retired after 34 years as a 747 pilot. From there he became Chief Pilot for Alpha Flying which was later renamed PlaneSense ...

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  20. Sabre CEO Tells IATA to Leave the Innovation to UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Skift

    ... of all this airline/content innovation," Davidson says. Veteran airline consultant Al Lenza, formerly a Northwest Airlines distribution official who did battle with Sabre over the years, was less bullish about Sabre's prospects. "For years, Sabre ...

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