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  1. Goodbye AirTran, Time for Southwest Airlines to FlyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    The last few years of airline mergers have resulted in some major airline names being retired from the sky. Passengers can no longer fly Northwest Airlines or Continental Airlines, and within a couple years, they will not have US Airways as an option anymore.

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  2. Jacksonville International Airport still trying to overcome decline in flights, passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... illustrated the turmoil in the airline industry over the past decade. When Delta Air Lines fused with Northwest Airlines in 2008, so did their counters. Same with United Airlines and Continental Airlines, which merged in 2010, and Southwest Airlines ...

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  3. Flight plan groundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... Dickten said. Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport has been without daily service since 2002, when Northwest Airlines shut down its two daily turboprop flights. The port authority has been unsuccessful over the last decade in its attempts to bring ...

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  4. ...Read MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Creative Mac

    ... Here he guided the portfolios of several major clients such as: FedEx, Purina, Porsche Cars and Northwest Airlines, among many others. Mr. Sjoblad also steered the Global Consumer Services for FICO, an analytics and software firm that works directly ...

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  5. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KXVO

    ... Here he guided the portfolios of several major clients such as: FedEx, Purina, Porsche Cars and Northwest Airlines, among many others. Mr. Sjoblad also steered the Global Consumer Services for FICO, an analytics and software firm that works directly ...

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  6. Yemen: The New AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... who still live there is Saudi-born Ibrahim al Asiri , a master bomb-maker linked to the plot to blow up a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Detroit on Christmas Day 2009. Yemen was the home of American-born Anwar al Awlaki, the AQAP ...

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  7. Letter: Fly the greedy skiesRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Amarillo.com

    ... should be changed to "fly the greedy skies." Also a more accurate name change is in order. How about Northwest Airlines? What is on the horizon? No more flights at all to Amarillo? Is that a possibility? After all, the international flights to ...

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  8. March 1, 1939: Meet Northwest Airlines' first stewardessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Star Tribune

    ... your own. Follow the blog on Twitter . Or check out "Minnesota Mysteries," a new book based on the blog. Northwest Airlines hired its first stewardesses now known as flight attendants in March 1930. In the beginning, these "feminine aids" had to be ...

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  9. Politico: ISIS Distracted Obama From Defeating Al QaedaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Sweetness & Light

    ... Washington into awareness.. when an AQAP operative, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, nearly brought down a Northwest Airlines jet over Detroit on Christmas Day with a bomb sewn into his underwear By the end of 2012, Obama had overseen 71 strikes against ...

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  10. Paris attack by Yemeni al-Qaida branch shows threat never ceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Korea Herald

    ... Day 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, a Nigerian who had trained with the group, attempted to blow up a Northwest Airlines plane over Detroit with explosives hidden in his underwear. He was arrested after the bomb malfunctioned. A few months earlier, ...

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  11. Paris attack by Yemeni Al-Qaeda branch shows threat never ceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Thanh Nein News

    ... Day 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, a Nigerian who had trained with the group, attempted to blow up a Northwest Airlines plane over Detroit with explosives hidden in his underwear. He was arrested after the bomb malfunctioned. A few months earlier, ...

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  12. Al-Qaeda in Yemen claims a vengeancea attack in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Washington Post

    ... been linked to several attempted attacks in recent years, including the failed bombing of a Detroit-bound Northwest Airlines flight in 2009 by an

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  13. Airline merger could squeeze some hub airportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Daily Advance

    ... airport had been hit hard by Delta's decision to shift flights to other hubs after merging with Northwest Airlines in 2007. Charlotte-Douglass also benefits from its location outside of the Northeast Corridor, where congestion in New York and ...

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  14. Delta flight attendants call again for union voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | TwinCities

    ... U.S. airlines. Its most recent union vote came in 2010, two years after Delta merged with Minnesota-based Northwest Airlines, where flight attendants were union members. The union lost that close 2010 vote, with 9,544 Delta flight attendants voting ...

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  15. Paris gunman told Yemeni he lived with 'underwear bomber'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Deseret News

    ... had interviewed Kouachi to ask about Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, later convicted of trying to blow up the Northwest Airlines flight using explosives concealed in his underwear. Abdulmutallab, like Kouachi, had studied at the Sanaa Institute for the ...

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  16. Paris gunman claimed he lived with 'underwear bomber'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Arizona Republic

    ... had interviewed Kouachi to ask about Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, later convicted of trying to blow up the Northwest Airlines flight using explosives concealed in his underwear. Abdulmutallab, like Kouachi, had studied at the Sanaa Institute for the ...

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  17. Alaska Airlines adds Southwest executive as VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... director of strategic planning. He had worked at US Airways from September 1992 to December 1999, at Northwest Airlines from September 1989 to September 1992 and two years for Holiday Airlines. To post a comment, log into your chosen social network ...

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  18. Paris gunman said he lived with 'underwear bomber,' reporter saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Globe and Mail

    ... had interviewed Kouachi to ask about Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, later convicted of trying to blow up the Northwest Airlines flight using explosives concealed in his underwear. Abdulmutallab, like Kouachi, had studied at the Sanaa Institute for the ...

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  19. Ex-worker gets 10 years for stealing $36 million from Delta, NorthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Business Journal

    ... and other information presented in court: Yedor's co-defendant Paul Anderson had been an employee of Northwest Airlines since 1979. In 2008, Atlanta-based Delta (NYSE: DAL) bought Northwest. The two airlines merged into a single company in December ...

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  20. Prison for man who cheated NWA, Delta out of $36M; Twin Cities accomplice awaits his fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Star Tribune

    Paul A. Anderson, 58, of, Apple Valley, is scheduled for sentencing on Jan. 23. Anderson pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud. An accomplice of a Twin Cities supervisor for Northwest Airlines and its successor, Delta, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for concocting a scheme that cheated the companies out of more than $36 million.

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