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Delta’s Disastrous Terminal Move at LAX – What Did We Miss?

Delta apology

Back in March, we warned travelers to steer clear of Los Angeles International Airport during early May if flying certain airlines.  The big terminal move at LAX would shuffle 21 carriers over a multi-night multi-terminal logistical dance. Our advice to Delta flyers should have been more pointed.  Delta’s disastrous terminal move at LAX, it turns out, was not only…

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Relive TWA Jet Age at JFK Hotel

The Eero Saarinen airline terminal that marked the TWA jet age at New York’s Idlewild Airport was a true work of beauty. The terminal housed TWA jet operations at what is now JFK International Airport until American Airlines acquired the bankrupt airline in 2001.  By that time, the once-iconic TWA had largely been sold off in…

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Breaking Good: My Albuquerque 

Albuquerque balloons

The highly-anticipated season 3 of Better Call Saul starts tonight on AMC. Most of it is set in one of my favorite cities in the US, Albuquerque. While it may be an acquired taste for some people, I thought I would take a few minutes to tell you about the New Mexico that I remember as…

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Not Again… Dallas Tornados??!!

It has been a crappy couple of weeks for weather in the South.  So no one was too alarmed when sirens started sounding all across Dallas last night.  Dallas tornadoes?  In April?  Why not?! Right now Atlanta is a hot mess with Delta near an operational meltdown for the last few days.  (I narrowly avoided that mess…

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