Winging It Archive: January, 2010

Another miracle (not) near the Hudson yesterday

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Talk about strange coincidences with flying in the New York area in mid-January. Last year, as you will no doubt be reminded by the media this... Read more

DOT says Virgin America is U.S. airline

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Virgin America Airlines doesn't serve PHL but we can always hope it will provide additional competition someday on coast-to-coast flights.... Read more

The column: Keep the attempted attack in perspective

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Today's Winging It column expresses frustration with listening to too many news reports in the last three weeks about the threat of terrorism... Read more

Obama's the buck stops here announcement

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We're well aware that President Obama's declaration yesterday about beefing up our ability to catch would-be terrorists is the lead story everywhere... Read more

PHL, nationwide airline on-time performance better

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Airlines both at PHL and nationwide improved their on-time performance in 2009, including in November, according to the monthly release of... Read more

NAACP sues US Airways over alleged airport discrimination

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This story in print today about an NAACP lawsuit against US Airways, alleging discrimination in assignments for work at Philadelphia airport... Read more

UPDATE: Newark airport cameras weren't working

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The best explanation we can find for the Sunday night snafu that caused massive flight delays at Newark airport is in a report by the local... Read more

American under FAA scrutiny over 3 incidents

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We missed posting this earlier: American Airlines' operations are being reviewed by the Federal Aviation Administration after three recent... Read more