Jon Austin

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    Denny Hecker sued by local bank after defaulting on loan

    More bad news for our favorite car salesman, Denny ... More >>

  • News

    March 14, 2007

    Bait and Switch

    Pilots worry MAIR will go back on its deal not to pit other regional carriers against Minnesota pilots

  • Books

    February 9, 2000

    What About Bob?

    It's hard to argue with a man on a mission

  • News

    November 3, 1999

    Dirty Little Air War

    Bully! Crybaby! Northwest and Sun Country brawl for control of the sandbox--and billions in local air-travel revenues

  • Books

    June 30, 1999
  • Books

    June 2, 1999

    Coffee, Tea...or HAVOC?

    Northwest flight attendants gear up for a new strike formula--minimum cost, maximum headache

  • Books

    May 27, 1998

    Winging It

    With labor unrest brewing among airline employees, Northwest's PR doctors keep spinning in the wind

  • News

    November 12, 1997

    Hush Job

    Special "hush kits" make airplanes quieter. Do they also make them more dangerous?

  • News

    November 22, 1995

    Let's Make a Deal

    A newly rehabilitated--and temporarily stabilized--Northwest Airlines is poising itself for the next round of industry mergers and acquisitions.