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Northwest Airlines Overview

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Minneapolis, MN
10000+ employees
1989
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Airlines
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
American Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways
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 ... Read more

Northwest Airlines Reviews

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operation Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Operation Manager in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Northwest Airlines full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    People, benefits, working environment, pay, etc.

    Cons

    Long hours, legal support, lack of consecutive days off and working weekends.

    Advice to Management

    Communication

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Northwest Airlines Photos

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Northwest Airlines Interviews

Experience

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    Intern Interview

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    No Offer

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Northwest Airlines in October 2009.

    Interview

    Applied through school website. got interview in few weeks later 2008

    Interview Questions

    • General question. How did you handle under the pressure?   Answer Question
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Northwest Airlines Awards & Accolades

  • Training Top 125, Training, 2008

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