The Star Tribune reports a flight was abruptly canceled after the pilot, co-pilot and flight attendant were pulled off the job. A spokesman for Pinnacle Airlines, which operates the flight, did not specify the reason for the action but did say the airline has a more strict standard on alcohol use than the FAA.
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Jet from MSP slides off taxiway at Iowa airport; no one hurt
A Pinnacle Airlines jet reportedly slid off the runway after landing at an airport in Fort Dodge, Iowa. A spokesman tells the Associated Press the airline doesn't yet know the cause of the accident but the airport did report icy conditions.
Police: Flight attendant was too drunk to spell her own name
A crew member pulled off a Delta commuter jet at a Grand Rapids airport reportedly had a blood alcohol level of 0.186, more than twice the legal limit to drive. The flight to MSP airport was canceled. Pinnacle Airlines, which operates the flight, has taken the attendant off the job and is investigating.
Spirit Airlines to offer new direct flights from MSP
Spirit Airlines is already expanding its service out of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Starting in April 2013, Spirit will add non-stop flights to the Dallas/Fort Worth area. The Florida-based airline will also offer seasonal non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale and Fort Myers between Nov. 8 through April 24, 2013. Spirit debuted in the Twin Cities market less than two months ago with daily flights to Chicago and Las Vegas.
Great Lakes adds daily round-trips from MSP to Pierre, S.D.
Great Lakes Airlines is taking over for Delta, which is discontinuing flights between the Twin Cities and South Dakota's Capitol city at the end of January. Pierre's mayor is hoping the airline will add a second daily round-trip flight in the future.
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