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Economy of Michigan

Northwest's narita comfort zones

Northwest Airlines maintains two WorldClubs lounges at its Narita hub, catering to members leaving on its 24 daily departures to the United States and other destinations in the Asia-Pacific region.

Wednesday, 5 October, 2005, 12:00am

Cancellation of flight leaves 361 in the lurch

Northwest Airlines yesterday cancelled a flight for mechanical reasons, disrupting travel plans for hundreds of passengers who had to delay journeys by up to 24 hours.

29 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Airlines say airport virus relief not enough

$363 million is criticised as inadequate in the light of heavy landing charges

26 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

Authority's relief plan not enough, say airlines

$363 million is criticised as inadequate in the light of heavy landing charges

26 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

In-flight e-mail

Cathay Pacific has signed an agreement with Internet service provider Tenzing Communications to become the first airline to offer passengers inflight e-mail and intranet services across its entire fleet. The services will be offered from the second quarter of next year.

29 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

Legend unit wins contract

A subsidiary of Legend Holdings has won a 10 million yuan (about HK$9.3 million) contract from China Northwest Airlines to set up a flight control system.

29 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Air Canada pilot strike

Passengers scheduled to fly on Northwest Airlines may face a worsening travel situation this weekend as the Air Canada strike continues.

Northwest warned yesterday that it may not be able to accommodate all its ticketed passengers this weekend on other airlines.

Some passengers bound for Canada or the US could face an overnight delay on Saturday or Sunday.

4 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Air Canada pilot strike

Passengers heading across the Pacific should prepare for packed planes and more stopovers as Air Canada looks set to become the second airline hit by a pilots' strike.

1 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Northwest initiates new regional flights

US carrier Northwest Airlines yesterday said it would launch four new flights in the region as it redeploys resources to cope with the Asian financial slowdown.

The airline will launch or expand services from Osaka to Taipei, Tokyo to Las Vegas, Nagoya to Detroit, and Tokyo to Los Angeles.

1 May 1998 - 12:00am

Approval for Northwest service

Northwest Airlines Corp has been given approval from the United States and Hong Kong governments to launch a non-stop service between Hong Kong and Minneapolis/St Paul from October 2.

11 Aug 1997 - 12:00am