Western Airlines

Type: Company
Name: Western Airlines
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Canada's Northern Airlines Enter Merger Discussions

/CNW/ - Makivik Corporation and NorTerra Inc., respectively the shareholders of First Air and Canadian North, have agreed to hold discussions leading to the merger of their operations consistent with a merger of equals, subject to the successful conclusion ... [Published Canada NewsWire - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Newly restored neon sign pays glowing tribute to Tootsie, the celebrity coyote

DEADWOOD, S.D. — Tootsie the Singing Coyote has come home.Heralded in the 1940s and 50s as a canine of character, and the critter credited with making the coyote South Dakota’s state animal, Tootsie died in 1959. But an elaborate neon sign high above ... [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Sign celebrating life of Tootsie, the singing coyote, returns to Deadwood, S.D.

Heralded in the 1940s and 50s as a canine of character, and the critter credited with making the coyote South Dakota’s state animal, Tootsie died in 1959. But an elaborate neon sign high above Deadwood’s Main Street has paid tribute to the celebrity coyote ... [Published Sioux City Journal - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Fly to Korla free of charge

CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The Chongqing-Korla (a county in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region) air line will be opened in October this year, according to news from the Western Airlines on Wednesday. The 'New Destination · Set off at Once' activity will be held ... [Published Chongqing News Net - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Chargin, Linda Marie Baynes

Linda Marie Baynes CharginDecember 24, 1947 - March 31, 2014Resident of San JosePassed away Monday evening March 31, 2014 after a long illness with Lupus.Linda graduated from Holy Cross High School in Mountain View, class of 1965. She attended College ... [Published San Jose Mercury News - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Marina del Rey Historical Society Gets New Home

posted: 3/27/2014 MARINA DEL REY — Where do you go in Marina del Rey to see photos of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on a road bike, or evidence that actress Sally Field wasn’t so much a flying nun as she was a woman strapped to the end of a boom? Or Jacques Cousteau ... [Published The Log - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Chongqing-Korla direct flights to be in service

CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The China Western Airlines will open a direct air route linking Chongqing and Korla, Xinjiang on April 10, 2014.As scheduled, the flight will be operated every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. It will depart from Chongqing at 1:25 ... [Published Chongqing News Net - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Flying family joins pilot on final trek [The Honolulu Star-Advertiser :: ]

March 26--When Hal Cope began flying shortly after World War II, he had an inkling that he might be setting the tone for future generations.On Tuesday his son Eric, who is retiring from Hawaiian Airlines at age 62, captained a Boeing 767-300ER aircraft ... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Dodge, English and Peck to be inducted into Aviation Hall of Fame Friday night

Aviators from the past are being honored by being inducted into the Alaska Aviation Hall of Fame this Friday in Anchorage.Pilots be honored by the Alaska Aviation Museum are F. Atlee Dodge, Bill English, and Jack Peck. Dodge and Peck have passed on, but ... [Published Examiner.com - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 2 reports

How and why the lost MH370 could have been hijacked The Malaysian Insider 21 mins ago

In the first few hours after Flight MH370 went missing last Saturday, the immediate thought was that it had somehow crashed along the route to Beijing. The notion that hijackers were responsible seemed far-fetched.A week later, evidence points to the ... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Why You Shouldn't Weep For Retired Airliners

SI've never really been one to get all nostalgic when old airliners are retired. I kind of view them the way I do old electronics; they've been around a while, paid for themselves, and served me well. There's something newer and more efficient available ... [Published Jalopnik - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 2 reports

Aviation Hall of Fame is Coddington's next destination

A nearly 60-year flying career has landed a Spring Lake Township man in the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame.Charles Martin Coddington grew up in an airline family and took his first ride with his father - a Western Airlines pilot - in 1940 at age 3.Subscription ... [Published Prior Lake American - Mar 14 2014]

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"We will offer a 90-percent discount on some tickets for the first four flights. Besides, there will be some other promotion activities for the new air route" said a member of staff from the airlines
"No, heavens no," he said. "When you know how these airplanes are built and what they will take, they will take a whole lot of punishment, so it's not an issue."
...It [was] better than eighteen years of therapy, or whatever. It just seemed like the answer.” "On one level, it’s comforting to think that a hijacker of MH370 was not bent on using the plane as a weapon of mass destruction, but rather wanted to start life anew somewhere else. "But it’s also frightening to imagine a world where, as in the early 1970s, the desperate and deluded increasingly start to view hijacking as a reasonable solution to their problems," the article said. – March 15, 2"

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Canada's Northern Airlines Enter Merger Discuss... [Published Canada NewsWire - Apr 11 2014]
Newly restored neon sign pays glowing tribute t... [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Apr 10 2014]
Sign celebrating life of Tootsie, the singing c... [Published Sioux City Journal - Apr 06 2014]
Fly to Korla free of charge [Published Chongqing News Net - Apr 04 2014]
Chargin, Linda Marie Baynes [Published San Jose Mercury News - Apr 03 2014]
Marina del Rey Historical Society Gets New Home [Published The Log - Mar 27 2014]
Chongqing-Korla direct flights to be in service [Published Chongqing News Net - Mar 27 2014]
Flying family joins pilot on final trek [The Ho... [Published BusinessWeek - Mar 26 2014]
Dodge, English and Peck to be inducted into Avi... [Published Examiner.com - Mar 20 2014]
How and why the lost MH370 could have been hija... [Published Yahoo! Malaysia - Mar 15 2014]
How the Missing Malaysian Airlines Jet Could Ha... [Published Wired News - Mar 14 2014]
Why You Shouldn't Weep For Retired Airliners [Published Jalopnik - Mar 14 2014]
Aviation Hall of Fame is Coddington's next dest... [Published Prior Lake American - Mar 14 2014]
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