Posts Tagged ‘Hawaii’
 

 

The Reality Behind the “Hawaii Near Collision”

Recently, a passenger's account of a near collision between his flight and another near Hawaii has received a lot of attention. However, all was not as he made it seem. We separate the facts from the fiction and explain why thi...
by Ben Granucci
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The winning design created by high school student Aaron Nee. (Image courtesy of Alaska Airlines)

Paint The Plane: Alaska Airlines Jet To Wear Hawaiian Student’s Colorful Design

Eleventh-grader Aaron Nee on Thursday was awarded the grand prize in the Alaska Airlines Hawaii-themed Paint the Plane contest. • Gallery: See All 13 Paint The Plane Contest Winners Nee beat out over 2,700 entries from fel...
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Hurricane Hunter Jet Being Used to Forecast Winter Storms

This winter, the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is using one of its Gulfstream IV-SP "Hurricane Hunter" jets to help forecast winter storms from a seemingly unlikely place: Hawaii.
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Photo of the Day: A Qatar Airways 777-300ER A7-BAL is directed to its gate at Kansai International Airport in Osaka, Japan

Lonely Housewife Threatens to Blow Up Planes to Get Her Husband Off Work: Final Call

A Florida woman was arrested after threatening to bomb 10 planes, Embraer ditches plans to build a larger jet, United's Jeff Smisek tells all, and more...
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WestJet To Block Out Middle Seats on New Canada-Hawaii Routes

In a move that both offers added comfort to passengers at a premium while extending the range of their 737s, WestJet Airlines will leave the middle seats empty in the first 8-10 rows on certain flights.
by Phil Derner Jr.