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Alaska Airlines’ Delays / Cancellations Review

December 09, 2014 Alaska Airlines policies and rules for: Delays “Outside” Alaska’s Control. Delays “Within” Alaska’s Control. Cancellations “Outside” Alaska’s Control. Cancellations “Within” Alaska’s Control. AS I SEE IT … PRO Alaska Airlines’ contract of…
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Are They Going To Ban Carry-On Bags?

Minneapolis, MN noon CST – 31 degrees Rapid City, SD 11:00 am MST – 41 degrees Minneapolis, MN – December 4, 2014 There is discussion that the TSA may consider a complete ban of carry-on…
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The World’s Best Airline?

Minneapolis, MN noon CST – 20 degrees Rapid City, SD 11:00 am MST – 38 degrees It’s like talking to economists. 50% say the economy is going to improve and 50% say it won’t. Yesterday,…
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Regulation vs De-Regulation

A little over 46 years ago, a kid from Canova, South Dakota (pop. 105) walked into the main terminal at the Detroit airport and began what has today been a 46 year career in the…
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Thanksgiving travel is CHAOS!

More than 700 flights were cancelled, thousands more were delayed, and there were over 100 accidents on snow-slicked roads in a single state as winter weather made a mess of Thanksgiving travel plans Wednesday —…
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