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I visited 3 major US airports in one day during the pandemic and saw how vastly different safety policies are creating confusion for travellers

Visiting airports in Hartford, Connecticut, Atlanta, and Charlotte, I saw how each is coping with social distancing and rising passenger numbers, as well as disparities across the three major airports. While Hartford’s Bradley International had strict social distancing guidelines and required masks, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International and Charlotte Douglas International did […]
I visited 3 major US airports in one day during the pandemic and saw how vastly different safety policies are creating confusion for travellers
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What it was like on the last fight of a Delta McDonnell Douglas ‘Mad Dog’ jet which were all just sent to an early retirement after 33 years in the sky

Delta Air Lines retired its final eight McDonnell Douglas MD-88 and MD-90 aircraft on Tuesday. After flying their final flights to Atlanta, the “Mad Dogs” were sent to an aircraft graveyard Blytheville, Arkansas for storage. The retirement ends a 33-year era for Delta, which first took delivery of the McDonnell […]
What it was like on the last fight of a Delta McDonnell Douglas ‘Mad Dog’ jet which were all just sent to an early retirement after 33 years in the sky
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Delta says it lost up to $50 million because of the Atlanta airport power outage

Delta Air Lines says it lost $US25 million-$US50 million in revenue because of Sunday’s power outage at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The airline had to cancel over 1,400 flights on Sunday and Monday. It resumed normal operations on Tuesday. Delta plans to talk to Hartsfield-Jackson and the local power company […]
Delta says it lost up to $50 million because of the Atlanta airport power outage