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Northwest Airlines cancellations don’t affect Sea-Tac flights

Post by John Gillie / The News Tribune on June 27, 2007 at 3:41 pm |
June 27, 2007 3:41 pm

Though Northwest Airlines has canceled more than 10 percent of its flights nationwide over the last few days because of pilot shortages, weather and air traffic control problems, those problems haven’t spread to its Sea-Tac flights.


The airline has maintained its flight schedule here without resorting to outright cancellations.


According to records compiled by Flightstats.com, the Minneapolis-based airline has canceled none of its own flights from Sea-Tac this week and only one code-share flight, an Alaska Airlines flight to Anchorage today that carries passengers from Northwest, American and Continental as well as Alaska’s own.

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