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Delta Northwest Merger

I'll Have the Can, Hold the Cups

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

Tell the flight attendants you want just the can, no napkin, next time you need a shot of carbonated caffeine while in the air. Why use so many plastic cups, and what happens to them when the plane lands?

Delta, United, and American Airlines Have No Compassion

Joe Mirabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Joe Mirabella

When someone dies in your family, you never have time to plan your travel in advance of their death to take advantage of discount fairs. But airlines have no room for compassion.

Spot The Northwest Flight Attendant

Simon Sinek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Sinek

I flew to London and back on Delta Airlines, which was great because I got to play my new favorite game: spot the old Northwest Flight Crew. Northwe...

What The Delta Deal Means For Consumers

ABC News | Rick Seaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

"Creating America's premier global airline" -- that's the announcement of the Delta-Northwest nuptials, from Delta's Web site. No, I didn't get all s...

Delta, Northwest: No Layoffs, Hub Closings For Now

Atlanta Journal-Constitution | RUSSELL GRANTHAM, JIM THARPE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Delta and Northwest airlines announced a $17.7 billion merger Monday night that will create the world's largest carrier -- headquartered in Atlanta wi...

NWA/Delta Merger: What About The Workers?

The Uptake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Uptake

"Northwest and Delta are talking about merging. It would be the largest airline company in the world. But what about jobs? It's just one more way for a couple of rich guys to get richer."

Delta, Northwest Agree to Combine

AP | HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ATLANTA — Delta Air Lines Inc. and Northwest Airlines Corp., squeezed by record high fuel prices and a slowing economy, are combining in a stock...

Delta, Northwest May Unveil Merger As Early As Tuesday

Wall Street Journal | Susan Carey and Paulo Prada | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Delta Air Lines Inc. and Northwest Airlines Corp. have spent the last week readying their long-delayed merger announcement, with the aim of unveiling...

Delta Pilots Say No Deal With Northwest

AP | HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ATLANTA — Delta Air Lines' pilots union has told company executives it can't agree on seniority issues with its counterpart at Northwest Airline...

Seniority an Issue for Delta, Northwest

AP | HARRY R. WEBER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

ATLANTA — Northwest Airlines Corp. pilots have integration issues to sort out. Not just the ones with their counterparts at Delta Air Lines Inc....