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Delta completes deal to acquire Northwest Airlines

Delta completes deal to acquire Northwest Airlines

editor editor- October 30, 2008 09:03 0

MINNEAPOLIS – Delta Air Lines completed its $2.8 billion acquisition of Northwest Airlines on Wednesday, turning two of America's most storied airlines into the world's ... Read More

Machinists respond to DOJ NWA-Delta ruling

Machinists respond to DOJ NWA-Delta ruling

editor editor- October 30, 2008 03:19 0

WASHINGTON, DC - The general vice president of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), Robert Roach, Jr., today issued the following statement ... Read More

Statement from Department of Justice Antitrust Division on decision to close investigation of Delta – Northwest merger

Statement from Department of Justice Antitrust Division on decision to close investigation of Delta – Northwest merger

editor editor- October 30, 2008 03:11 0

WASHINGTON, DC - The Department of Justice's Antitrust Division issued the following statement today after the division announced the closing of its investigation of the ... Read More

Northwest profitable with oil at $100 – CEO

Northwest profitable with oil at $100 – CEO

editor editor- October 2, 2008 03:52 0

Northwest Airlines Corp, which is set to be acquired by Delta Airlines, can be profitable with oil at $100 per barrel, Doug Steenland, the company's ... Read More

Firms recommend OK of airline merger

Firms recommend OK of airline merger

editor editor- September 17, 2008 03:24 0

MINNEAPOLIS — Four advisory firms are recommending that shareholders approve Delta Air Lines Inc.'s proposed purchase of Eagan-based Northwest Airlines Corp. Read More

Delta taps $1B credit line to smooth Northwest merger

Delta taps $1B credit line to smooth Northwest merger

editor editor- August 28, 2008 03:41 0

Delta Air Lines Inc., the third-largest U.S. carrier, said it has drawn on a $1 billion revolving credit line to boost its cash holdings as ... Read More

Delta-Northwest pilots approve joint contract

Delta-Northwest pilots approve joint contract

editor editor- August 13, 2008 02:57 0

Pilots for Delta Air Lines Inc. and Northwest Airlines Corp. Monday approved a joint contract, helping to pave the way toward the airlines' planned merger, ... Read More

Northwest Airlines adds $80 fuel surcharge

Northwest Airlines adds $80 fuel surcharge

editor editor- August 1, 2008 13:30 0

MINNEAPOLIS - Northwest Airlines Corp. confirmed on Thursday that it will add fuel surcharges of up to $80 for many domestic round-trip tickets. Read More

Machinists to defend airline pensions at merger hearing

Machinists to defend airline pensions at merger hearing

editor editor- July 29, 2008 03:48 0

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers' (IAM) general vice president Robert Roach, Jr. Read More

Trial set in suit to block Delta-Northwest deal

Trial set in suit to block Delta-Northwest deal

editor editor- July 25, 2008 02:04 0

ATLANTA - A federal judge has set a trial date for a lawsuit by a group of airline passengers that seeks to block Delta Air ... Read More

Delta and Northwest try to reassure Congress on merger

Delta and Northwest try to reassure Congress on merger

editor editor- April 25, 2008 02:22 0

WASHINGTON - The chief executives of Delta Air Lines Inc and Northwest Airlines Corp sought to reassure Congress on Thursday that their planned merger would ... Read More

US Justice Deparment to look at airline merger

US Justice Deparment to look at airline merger

editor editor- April 16, 2008 02:58 0

The proposed merger of Northwest and Delta Airlines is to be examined by the US Justice Department to gauge the likely effects on competition. The ... Read More

Delta pilots nix arbitration overture

Delta pilots nix arbitration overture

editor editor- March 21, 2008 01:56 0

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines Inc.'s pilots union rejected Wednesday the idea of submitting to arbitration with its counterpart at Northwest Airlines Corp. to break ... Read More

Oil prices may force airline consolidation

Oil prices may force airline consolidation

editor editor- March 12, 2008 02:23 0

Northwest Airlines Corp. CEO Doug Steenland says high crude oil prices may further encourage consolidation in the airline industry, according to media reports. MarketWatch reports ... Read More

Airlines still trying to land merger deal

Airlines still trying to land merger deal

editor editor- March 2, 2008 06:32 0

Pilots at Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines apparently haven't given up hope for a solution that would reopen merger talks stalled by differences over ... Read More

Airline memos cloud agenda

Airline memos cloud agenda

editor editor- February 29, 2008 02:53 0

Divining what the top executives at Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines were signaling by sending out internal memos to employees this week is like ... Read More

Air France-KLM eyes stake in merged Delta-Northwest airline

Air France-KLM eyes stake in merged Delta-Northwest airline

editor editor- February 15, 2008 03:28 0

PARIS - Franco-Dutch airline Air France-KLM is prepared to make an investment in the entity that would emerge from a merger between Delta Air Lines ... Read More

US airline deal talk intensifies

US airline deal talk intensifies

editor editor- February 12, 2008 03:03 0

Speculation has intensified that Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines are set to merge after a report said they had shared plans with pilots' unions. ... Read More

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