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

  • Republic could pay a premium for an all-E175 EETC

    News | 12 Mar 2015 15:07 | Edward Russell

    ​Republic Airways may pay small premium in the capital markets for an all Embraer E-Jet deal, say lenders at the ISTAT Americas Conference.
  • 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.