Northwest Airlines News
Delta Plane Mistakenly Lands at South Dakota Air Force Base
More than 100 Delta passengers on board a flight bound for Rapid City, South Dakota got an unexpected surprise Thursday night when their plane mistakenly landed at an Air Force Base, about five miles north of the aircraft's intended target. Ellsworth Air Force Base confirmed in a statement to ABC
How Jerry Jones is changing game with Cowboys' new training facility
FRISCO, Texas -- The sounds of construction seemingly never stop at the site of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' latest revolutionary project. The Ford Center at The Star, scheduled to open this summer in this suburb 25 miles north of downtown Dallas, is changing the paradigm for NFL training
What American Airlines Passengers Should Know Before Reservations Systems Merger
Saturday is the day of reckoning for many plane travelers and, in particular, American Airlines , which is combining its reservation system with that of US Airways , a process that has traditionally caused major headaches and disruptions for passengers. If you're flying on American Air this
7-Year-Old Lone Survivor in Family Plane Crash
The girl's mother, father, sister and cousin were all killed when the two-engine aircraft crashed in Kuttawa, Kentucky.
What Is AQAP, the Terror Group Holding Luke Somers?
Late Wednesday an affiliate of al Qaeda released a harrowing video showing a British-born American hostage who they say will be killed in three days if President Obama doesn’t meet the terror group’s demands. Americans have sadly become familiar with their countrymen appearing in hostage videos
Are President Obama's Vacations Cursed?
For the past six years, it might seem like there has been a coordinated effort underway between Mother Nature, Vladimir Putin and House Republicans to make sure President Obama can never vacation peacefully. From the fiscal cliff (2012) to Crimea, to this year’s crisis in...
Excerpt: Thomas Friedman's 'From Beirut to Jerusalem'
SEE THOMAS FRIEDMAN SUNDAY ON ‘THIS WEEK’ “Prelude: From Minneapolis to Beirut” from FROM BEIRUT TO JERUSALEM by Thomas L. Friedman. Copyright © 1989, 1990, 2012 by Thomas L. Friedman. Used by permission of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, LLC and Picador. All Rights Reserved. www.fsgbooks.com...
Revisiting the Ghosts of Airlines Past
Not long ago, I heard someone talking about how much he missed Continental Airlines and asking, "Where did it go, anyway?" Off to the Great Tarmac in the Sky, thanks to its merger with United a few years back. But look closely at the tails of United's planes -- see that globe logo? That was
The Note's Must-Reads for Friday, January 31, 2014
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Will Cantine and Matt Busekroos IMMIGRATION ABC News’ Jeff Zeleny and John...
Sochi Alert Urges 'Vigilance' Against Terrorism During Olympics
The U.S. State Department today urged Americans traveling to the Winter Olympics in Sochi in southern Russia to be “vigilant and exercise good judgment” during the Games because of the continuing terrorist threat to the region. “There is no indication of a specific threat to...