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Boston-bound airline pilot dies; co-pilot lands safely in NY

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - An American Airlines captain became gravely ill and incapacitated while flying from Phoenix to Boston and later died, but his first officer safely...
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Douglas L Gregg

...Alaska attorneys in "the old days." He studied nights while working full time and was eventually able to leave Pan American Airlines to work as a full time law clerk, first for Howard Stabler and his wife Gladys and eventually moving to the territorial...
Cooling fan failure suspected in Aleutians emergency landing

...landings by large commercial carriers are unusual for the island, but they are not unheard of.In July 2010, an American Airlines jet traveling from Dallas-Fort Worth to Tokyo made an emergency landing at Shemya after a fire warning light malfunctioned...
Cathay Pacific plane departs Aleutians after emergency landing

...reconnaissance and bombing missions, officials said. The runway was repaved in 2010.In July of that year, an American Airlines jet traveling from Dallas-Fort Worth to Tokyo made an emergency landing there after a fire warning light malfunctioned...
Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

...just launched a new nonstop flight from New York. It is only open to travelers who are approved to visit Cuba. American Airlines and Sun Country Airlines also offer charters.__Scott Mayerowitz can be reached at
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No easy formula for best time to book airline tickets

...airlines give consumers a refund if they cancel a ticket within 24 hours and the flight is at least a week away. American Airlines lets customers reserve a seat for 24 hours before paying, while most airlines meet the requirement simply by offering...
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Alaska big-game hunting safe from airline trophy bans

...rhinoceros and buffalo trophies worldwide as freight," Delta announced in a press release Monday. United Airlines and American Airlines released similar statements the same day, joining several other international carriers - some of whom started banning...
US probing possible airline collusion that kept fares high

...down 1 to 3 percent on news of the investigation.American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United...block the most recent merger, the 2013 joining of American Airlines and US Airways, but ultimately agreed to let it...
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Flight attendants sue Boeing, claim injury from engine fumes

...state court in Chicago.Similar allegations have been raised before. In 2011, Boeing settled a case brought by an American Airlines flight attendant; terms were sealed.In April, a British coroner reported that samples from a British Airways...
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Letter: Alaska Airlines relies on Juneau's loyalty

...return flight from New York to Juneau in August. The fares: $474 on Alaska Airlines, $320 on Delta, and $315 on American Airlines (using Alaska aircraft as a code share). Alaska Airlines also offers a $383 fare, but it requires an overnight...


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