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  1. Dennis PlumhoffRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sentinel

    ... Ark. Mr. Plumhoff started his airline career in 1967 with North Central Airlines and retired from Northwest Airlines as a ground service supervisor. He was a member of St. James Lutheran Church in Northrop, Minn. He is survived by two sons, Vance ...

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  2. United Jumbo Jet Hull Said to Rupture in July Airport CollisionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    ... rare, ground accidents with significant damage do occur. In 2003, a single-aisle Airbus A319 owned by Northwest Airlines plowed into one of the carrier's Boeing 757s at a gate at New York's LaGuardia Airport. The A319, which was being taxied by ...

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  3. United Jumbo Jet's Hull Punctured in July Airport MishapRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Bloomberg

    ... rare, ground accidents with significant damage do occur. In 2003, a single-aisle Airbus A319 owned by Northwest Airlines plowed into one of the carrier's Boeing 757s at a gate at New York's LaGuardia Airport. The A319, which was being taxied by ...

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  4. The death of the original jumbo jet, Boeing's 747-400Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Engadget

    ... Queen of the Skies, the Boeing 747-400. The 400, the most prolific 747 type, first entered service with Northwest Airlines in 1989. It was the fourth iteration of Boeing's popular jumbo, featuring a more advanced flight deck, a lighter build and, ...

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  5. Ebola Virus: What Are the Economic Costs?Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | The Motley Fool

    ... on airlines -- Asian and North American carriers lost a total of $7 billion in revenue in 2003. United, Northwest Airlines, and at least 13 other airlines reported financial weakness due to the disease, USA Today reported. Suppliers General Electric ...

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  6. Traci Ann (Henricksen) RushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | The Estherville Spirit

    ... and then attended National College for two years in Rapid City, S.D. She worked for a short time with Northwest Airlines in Minneapolis before moving to Colorado. She worked as a travel consultant for a few seasons. Later she was employed with the ...

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  7. Paris Business Class Airline LaCompagnie Seeks To Prove the Skeptics WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Skift

    ... Hubert Horan, an independent aviation consultant based in Phoenix, Arizona, who has previously worked for Northwest Airlines, Swissair and other airlines. "Business- class demand is diffuse and seasonal." A case in point: British Airways ended ...

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  8. Oman Air appoints Paul Gregorowitsch As CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 9 | AME Info

    ... the passenger divisions of Air France and KLM, and was a member of the Alliance Steering Committee of Northwest Airlines and KLM. Paul Gregorowitsch studied at the University of Leiden and at the Dutch Scientific Institute for Tourism and Leisure ...

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  9. Saturday, August 16Read the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... known as the King of rock 'n' roll, is found dead at his home in Memphis, Tennessee. 1987 - An American Northwest Airlines flight crashes while trying to take off from a Detroit airport, killing 156 people. Four-year-old Cecelia Cichan is the only ...

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  10. Travelpro's State-of-the-Art Luggage Testing Facility Ensures Highest QualityRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... This commitment to quality through product testing has spanned over two decades, since the days when Northwest Airlines pilot, Robert Plath, invented the original Rollaboard luggage in 1987 and founded Travelpro. Today, Travelpro has continued to ...

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  11. New leaker releasing national security documents: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | New York Daily News

    ... Intercept slammed Obama for this expansion. At the time of Abdulmutallab's attempted bombing of a Northwest Airlines flight he was not on any government watch lists that would have prevented him from boarding a plane in the U.S. Before that failed ...

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  12. 'Innovative terrorists' worry TSA officialsRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2013 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In late 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab spent weeks leading up to his planned demolition of U.S.-bound Northwest Airlines flight 53 getting familiar with a cutting-edge bomb.

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  13. 'Innovative terrorists' a growing concern for TSA officialsRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In late 2009, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab spent weeks leading up to his planned demolition of U.S.-bound Northwest Airlines flight 53 getting familiar with a cutting-edge bomb.

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  14. Despite Recent Obstacles, Delta Is Poised For GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Seeking Alpha

    ... activities propelled profit margins and share prices throughout the industry. Mergers such as Delta and Northwest Airlines in 2009, United and Continental in 2010, and Southwest and AirTran in 2012, have fueled the growth in the industry. As shown ...

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  15. Hawaiian Airlines Promotes Linda Srabian to Managing Director - Honolulu HubRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | PressReleasePoint

    ... number of leadership and management positions at other carriers including United Airlines, US Airways and Northwest Airlines. Srabian holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from San Jose State University. About Hawaiian ...

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  16. EAA visitors getting glimpse back to era of Earhart, PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... hunched down in the right seat of his beautifully restored Lockheed Electra Junior. In 2009, the retired Northwest Airlines pilot was at the controls while actress Hilary Swank - portraying Amelia Earhart - pretended to fly the plane as a camera ...

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  17. Former IRRRB Commissioner Gustafson DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | WDIO

    ... in 1992. During his tenure, Gustafson helped complete Giant's Ridge Golf Course, negotiated the Northwest Airlines ticket reservation center, and cut Ironworld's subsidy by $1 million. In his 1999 resignation letter to Gov. Jesse Ventura, Gustafson ...

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  18. Plane bomb plan foiled by 'degraded' underwearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... After the bomb failed to detonate, passengers pounced on Abdulmutallab and forced him to the front of Northwest Airlines Flight 253 where he was held until the plane landed minutes later. In 2009, months before the attack, he travelled to Yemen to ...

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  19. Underwear bomber's bomb too filthy to explode after wearing it for 2 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Examiner.com

    ... or lack of it in this case, according to the Telegraph on July 25. The underwear bomber boarded a Northwest Airlines flight in Amsterdam which would take him to Detroit, Michigan on Christmas Day 2009. The man from Nigeria, who was British educated, ...

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  20. "Degraded," fortunatelyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Power Line

    ... Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab to detonate the bomb concealed in his underwear as he attempted to bring down Northwest Airlines Flight 235 back in 2009, the Daily Mail reports : The notorious underwear bomber's plot in 2009 to blow up a plane on ...

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