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

  • John Kirby named Alaska’s head of capacity planning

    News | 12 Jan 2015 20:02 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    ​Former Southwest Airlines executive John Kirby is Alaska Airlines’ new vice-president of capacity planning, the Seattle-based carrier announces.
  • Delta to eliminate most remaining non-hub routes from Memphis

    News | 15 Dec 2014 17:42 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will end service to Chicago O’Hare International, Indianapolis International and Raleigh/Durham International airports from Memphis, eliminating most of its remaining non-hub routes from the former Northwest Airlines stronghold.
  • Delta promotes Goswami to lead western sales team

    News | 09 Dec 2014 21:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines has promoted Ranjan Goswami to the new vice-president of sales West position.
  • ANALYSIS: E-Jets attract investors in latest ABS transactions

    News | 03 Dec 2014 16:59 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Embraer's two largest independent lessors Aldus Aviation and Jetscape tapped the asset-backed securitisation (ABS) market for the first time at the start of December, to refinance a total of 51 E-Jets.
  • Delta to further reduce Memphis schedule in January

    News | 24 Nov 2014 16:41 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines continues to trim its former hub at Memphis International airport, with plans to discontinue service to four cities in 2015.
  • Terrorist threats to aviation growing: US intelligence chief

    News | 27 Oct 2014 19:00 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Threats posed by terrorism to civilian aviation are on the rise despite improvements in security and intelligence that followed the US terrorist attacks of 2001, says US director of national intelligence James Clapper