Via WikipediaTalk about a rotten trade: Delta Airlines, which now calls Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport one of its major national hubs after its takeover of Northwest Airlines, ranks just 15th out of 18 in the latest Airline Quality Rating from Purdue University and Wichita State U ... More >>
Singapore Airlines and the Dubai-based Emirates rank tops for airline food according to a new Zagat poll.
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 man was denied a first-class seat when he came to the gate wearing a Puma tracksuit.
Well, if there's any flock of birds worth sucking into an engine and spitting out into little shreds, we vote pigeons.
Delta Air Lines, the owner of Northwest, issued a statement yesterday and mailed apologies to all of the passengers aboard the flight.
One of the pilots said they were not asleep and no argument took place. So seriously guys... What happened?
If the pilots on the NWA flight were lying about what really happened on the flight, they are probably giving each other some serious high fives right now.
The U.S. Transportation Department's preliminary report on the Continental Airlines flight stranded on the Rochester tarmac for six hours concludes that the flight crew is not to blame for the nightmare.
After apologies and a promise of compensation, passengers from the six-hour tarmac nightmare called the company's attempt to compensate them an insult and a flat-out "shut-up package."
ExpressJet Holdings made a public apology Thursday to the passengers that were forced to stay on a plane for six hours on the tarmac with no food, overflowing toilets, and crying babies.
The plane was rerouted to the Rochester airport due to bad weather and the 47 passengers were forced to stay on the place for nine hours with no food, one free beverage and overflowing toilets.
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It's a tough day to be a fatty: United Airlines will now require obese passengers to buy a second seat if they can't fit in the one provided.
Southwest will win you over with its reasonable fares, less so with its paltry peanuts and pretzels.
If you will be traveling by air this afternoon or evening, make sure to call ahead to the airline you are flying with to make sure your flight isn't delayed or canceled.
The Food Allergy Support Group of MN spoke out today against Northwest's recent decision to begin serving a peanut snack on airplanes again.
Peanut allergy sufferers have another worry: whether flying Northwest is a death wish. The airline is reinstating their peanut snacks as they continue to merge with Delta and some customers are pretty pissed off.
Passengers can officially connect their accounts to transfer miles between the two and even earn some free miles in the process.
With a new bill, Northwest puts Wall Street in first class and throws its retiring workers in steerage
The turbulence at Northwest Airlines has some people fearing the sky is falling. It could be the sound of ticket prices dropping.
Fewer jobs. More debt. And more outsourcing.
Bully! Crybaby! Northwest and Sun Country brawl for control of the sandbox--and billions in local air-travel revenues
Veggie pizza by the pound, only in Nordeast Minneapolis
With labor unrest brewing among airline employees, Northwest's PR doctors keep spinning in the wind
The 1997 Tongue-on-the-Flagpole Awards
Robin Hood '96: hiring the poor to steal for the rich.
A newly rehabilitated--and temporarily stabilized--Northwest Airlines is poising itself for the next round of industry mergers and acquisitions.