June 20, 2008

Northwest Airlines and Jeppesen Name New Landing Procedure After Frank Muscha

Northwest Airlines (NYSE: NWA):

 What:  Northwest Airlines, the FAA and the Jeppesen Company will present a framed Air Traffic Control Terminal Arrival procedure to the family of Frank Muscha, a Fargo airman who died in an aircraft accident. The approach was developed specifically for the Fargo airport, which optimizes fuel efficiency by ensuring the most direct approach possible.  When:  Tuesday, June 24, 2008 Ceremony begins at 1:00 p.m. CDT  Where: Hector International Airport FAR Municipal Airport Authority Boardroom Second floor of the passenger terminal.  Who:   Frank Alexander, Chief Pilot Technical Programs Jeppesen representatives FAA representatives Frank Muscha Family 

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