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The two pilots will be eligible to re-apply by August.
"We got distracted," is how the cockpit crew described blowing 150 miles past their scheduled destination.
Singapore Airlines and the Dubai-based Emirates rank tops for airline food according to a new Zagat poll.
The Twin Cities dirty dozen we're thankful to see go away
The feds say it's the first time airlines have ever been fined for keeping passengers trapped on an aircraft for an extended period.
The military says fighter jets were ready to intercept Flight 188, but didn't get the go ahead from air traffic controllers, the FAA says.
The man was denied a first-class seat when he came to the gate wearing a Puma tracksuit.
The Federal Aviation Administration revoked the licenses of the two pilots in charge of the Northwest Airlines flight that overshot the Minneapolis airport by 150 miles last week.
One of the pilots said they were not asleep and no argument took place. So seriously guys... What happened?
Officials feared the plane had been hijacked and put fighter jets at two locations on alert.
Sen. Al Franken has had enough with the airlines messing up in Minnesota.
Yes, after spending an inordinate amount of time in a terribly uncomfortable environment, we seriously can't wait to spend even more time in it on our own time.
The Rochester airport manager came out in defense of the airport today in the Pioneer Press, saying this "wasn't an airport issue; It was strictly Continental's."
Friday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp.
This one has $9 tickets! That is if you have any reason to fly to Toledo, Ohio or Melbourne-Vero Beach, Fla.
Looks like Sun Country, NWA, and Delta will let you cancel your travel plans to Mexico. Because, yeah, you can't really drink a fruity rum drink on the beach while wearing a swine-flu mask.
Thursday's five most fascinating stories printed on wood pulp.
Dude scores a job offer from Virgin Atlantic after tearing his in-flight meal a new one.
A primer on avoiding yesterday's war
Employees say Northwest Airlines works harder to avoid discrimination lawsuits than it does to stop bigotry
Veggie pizza by the pound, only in Nordeast Minneapolis
Forget the adventure and romance, say two gay pilots. Flying is often just a job
Should the House bill pass, prices will go up at smaller airlines while large airlines such as Northwest will shoulder a smaller tax burden.
Robin Hood '96: hiring the poor to steal for the rich.