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February 2008
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Northwest Airlines Announces Four New Flights from Memphis

Northwest Airlines has announced four new flights from Memphis International. The new air flights which will start in May and June, enables passengers to take-off for Norfolk, Virginia and San Diego, California, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Hartford, Connecticut.

Memphis-Norfolk

On May 2, Northwest will launch nonstop service from its Memphis hub to Norfolk. Northwest's Memphis-Norfolk service will include flight 5924, departing Memphis at 7:20 p.m. and arriving in Norfolk at 10:29 p.m. Starting May 3, flight 5741 will depart Norfolk at 7:35 a.m. and arrive at Memphis at 8:45 a.m. Northwest's Memphis-Norfolk service will be operated by Pinnacle Airlines using 50-seat CRJ 200 aircraft. Northwest currently serves Norfolk from its Detroit and Minneapolis/St. Paul hubs.

Memphis - Norfolk

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5924

7:20 p.m.

10:29 p.m.

Norfolk - Memphis

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5741

7:35 a.m.

8:45 a.m.

Memphis-San Diego

Northwest will offer seasonal Memphis-San Diego nonstop service between May 2 and August 18, 2008. Customers will depart Memphis at 9:15 a.m. and arrive in San Diego at 10:57 a.m. The return flight will depart San Diego at 12:05 p.m. and arrive at Memphis at 5:50 p.m. local time. Northwest's Memphis-San Diego service will be operated using an Airbus A319. Northwest currently serves San Diego from its Detroit and Minneapolis/St. Paul hubs.

Memphis - San Diego

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 403

9:15 a.m.

10:57 a.m.

San Diego - Memphis

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 402

12:05 p.m.

5:50 p.m.

Memphis-Colorado Springs

The airline will offer twice daily nonstop service between its Memphis hub and Colorado Springs beginning June 15, 2008. The new service will be operated by Northwest Airlink partner Pinnacle Airlines using 50-seat CRJ-200 aircraft.

Northwest flight 5741 will depart Memphis at 8:30 a.m. and arrive in Colorado Springs at 9:49 a.m. Flight 5738 will depart Memphis at 1:40 p.m. and arrive in Colorado Springs at 2:50 p.m.

Northwest flight 5740 will depart Colorado Springs at 10:30 a.m. and will arrive in Memphis at 1:50 p.m. Flight 5739 will depart Colorado Springs at 3:30 p.m. and arrive in Memphis at 6:36 p.m.

Memphis - Colorado Springs

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5741

8:30 a.m.

9:49 a.m.

NW 5738

1:40 p.m.

2:50 p.m.

Colorado Springs - Memphis

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5740

10:30 a.m.

1:50 p.m.

NW 5739

3:30 p.m.

6:36 p.m.

"Northwest is pleased to link Colorado Springs to our convenient hub in Memphis," said Dennis Newman, vice president of network planning and scheduling. "This new service gives our Colorado Springs customers a second option for connecting to the Northwest network with convenient access to more of the destinations Northwest serves."



Memphis-Hartford

The nonstop, daily flight to Hartford is a seasonal service that will begin June 15, 2008. Return service from Hartford will begin June 16, 2008.

Northwest flight 5721 will depart Memphis at 6:35 p.m. and arrive in Hartford at 10:15 p.m. Seasonal service for this flight ends October 31, 2008.

Northwest flight 5776 will depart Hartford at 6:15 a.m. and will arrive in Memphis at 8:00 a.m. Service for this seasonal flight will end November 1, 2008.

The new Memphis-Hartford service also will be operated by Northwest Airlink partner Pinnacle Airlines using 50-seat CRJ-200 aircraft.

Memphis - Hartford

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5721

6:35 p.m.

10:15 p.m.

Hartford - Memphis

Flight Number

Departs

Arrives

NW 5776

6:15 a.m.

8:00 a.m.

"Northwest Airlines is pleased to bring non-stop Hartford service to our Memphis area customers in time for the peak summer travel season and continuing into the beautiful fall months in New England," said Dennis Newman, vice president of network planning and scheduling. "With service to our hub in Memphis complementing daily services to Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Amsterdam, and Indianapolis, our customers in the Hartford area can now take advantage of Northwest non-stops to five destinations, with convenient connections throughout our global network."

Northwest is offering 1,000 WorldPerks Bonus Miles for roundtrip travel between Memphis and Hartford from June 15 through July 15, 2008. Registration is required prior to travel. Additional terms and conditions apply. Details can be found at www.nwa.com/offers/membdl08.

The new flights between Memphis and Hartford are now available at www.nwa.com, through travel agencies or by calling Northwest Airlines Reservations at 1-800-225-2525.

Northwest Airlines is one of the world's largest airlines with hubs at Detroit, Minneapolis/St. Paul, Memphis, Tokyo and Amsterdam, and approximately 1,400 daily departures. Northwest is a member of SkyTeam, an airline alliance that offers customers one of the world's most extensive global networks. Northwest and its travel partners serve more than 1,000 cities in excess of 160 countries on six continents.


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