Northwest Airlines

  www.nwa.com
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Northwest Airlines Reviews

68 Reviews
3.9
68 Reviews
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Northwest Airlines President and CEO Ed Bastian
Ed Bastian
16 Ratings
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    Was glad to go back to college.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant  in  Minneapolis, MN
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Minneapolis, MN

    I worked at Northwest Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great work ethic in the employees. Dedication to the brand, the image, the life

    Cons

    Scheduling, senior FA's, not ever being home to see your family

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Make training more bearable

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Northwest Airlines Interviews

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Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

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Interview Difficulty

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    Senior Account Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Seattle, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Northwest Airlines in June 2010.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed with Station Manger then with Global Sales Mgr

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Northwest Airlines Awards & Accolades

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Training Top 125, Training, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.nwa.com
Headquarters Minneapolis, MN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1989
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Travel & Tourism
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

For now, you can still fly Northwest -- at least until the logos on the planes change to "Delta". Northwest Airlines, which was acquired by Delta Air Lines for $2.8 billion in late 2008, transports passengers and cargo to about 240 cities in North America, the Asia/Pacific region, and Europe. Its US network includes locations served by regional carriers flying as Northwest Airlink. Northwest's fleet includes about 320 jets; regional partners operate another 200 aircraft. The acquisition by Delta created the largest airline in the world by traffic. Once the integration of... More

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