Top News on Northwest Airlines

  • American and US Airways close merger


    ​American Airlines and US Airways closed their merger today, a tumultuous nearly 10 months since they announced their plan to create the world’s largest carrier.


  • Other News for Northwest Airlines

  • AAR sees widebody MRO work returning stateside


    ​Demand in the USA for MRO work on widebody aircraft is on the rise as airlines increasingly chose to have such work...


  • Boeing stands by dedicated freighter market


    ​Boeing anticipates continued demand for new dedicated freighter aircraft, despite recent weakness in the cargo market.


  • Delta to provide documents in American-US Airways case


    ​Delta Air Lines has been asked to submit documents related to its merger with Northwest Airlines, in the US...


  • News Listings for Northwest Airlines

  • American names new heads of legal and HR departments

    News | 15 Oct 2014 17:18 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​American Airlines has named Loral Blinde as vice president of people and employee services and Bruce Wark as vice president and deputy general counsel.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-names-new-heads-of-legal-and-HR-departments-404807/
  • ANALYSIS: the Airbus A319 aircraft report

    News | 26 Sep 2014 15:28 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The market for the likes of the Airbus A319 is difficult. In the current environment, airlines would opt for larger aircraft as load factors are high.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-the-Airbus-A319-aircraft-report-404194/
  • ANALYSIS: Frontier transition aims to leverage rich legacy

    News | 10 Sep 2014 15:16 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Frontier Airlines is pinning its success in the ultra low cost segment largely on two assets held over from its days as a full-fare carrier: customer service and operational reliability.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Frontier-transition-aims-to-leverage-rich-legacy-403561/
  • AAR sees widebody MRO work returning stateside

    News | 04 Sep 2014 20:39 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Demand in the USA for MRO work on widebody aircraft is on the rise as airlines increasingly chose to have such work completed stateside, according to MRO service provider AAR.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/AAR-sees-widebody-MRO-work-returning-stateside-403363/
  • ANALYSIS: Hawaiian takes lead to the islands as others contract

    News | 21 Aug 2014 19:31 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Hawaiian Airlines’ rapid expansion in recent years has come as other carriers have slashed capacity to the Hawaiian Islands, allowing the Honolulu-based carrier to capture more market share to the US mainland.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Hawaiian-takes-lead-to-the-islands-as-others-contract-402919/
  • ANALYSIS: How capacity cuts hit top US airports

    News | 19 Aug 2014 12:59 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Capacity at more than one dozen of the largest airports in the USA tumbled more than 10% since 2007, as airlines downsized hubs and slashed flights to destinations popular with leisure travellers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-How-capacity-cuts-hit-top-US-airports-402799/