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Northwest Airlines Website Redeseign  
User currently offlineLrdc9 From United States of America, joined Sep 2007, 610 posts, RR: 0
Posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2658 times:


Go through the booking part to select price. Any comments? It reminds me of F9 homepage and United Flight Selection part. I liked the old one better and it loaded faster but I'm sure somebody will differ in opinion.

edit:added my 4th sentence.

[Edited 2007-11-30 13:53:54]

Just say NO to scabs.
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User currently offlineBAKJet From United States of America, joined Nov 2007, 746 posts, RR: 0
Reply 1, posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2647 times:

I liked the old design better. However it doesn't remind me of F9s website.

User currently offlineRwSEA From Netherlands, joined Jan 2005, 3221 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2593 times:

It does remind me a bit of UA (which reminds me of Orbitz). However, I don't know if it's any better than before. I would really prefer a matrix showing all one-way options and the related price, similar to what AS and WN uses. I hate having to select itineraries rather than individual flights (and being able to see how the timing of a specific flight effects the overall cost). I just find it better when you can pick the exact flight that you want each way, and see how that choice effects the bottom line.

Other than that, NW's website is probably the best of the majors.

User currently offlineAlitalia744 From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 4794 posts, RR: 42
Reply 3, posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2584 times:

The website is powered by Orbitz which is probably why it reminds people of Orbitz/UA/etc...

Some see lines, others see between the lines.
User currently offlineChase From United States of America, joined Nov 2005, 1054 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2566 times:

Quoting RwSEA (Reply 2):
Other than that, NW's website is probably the best of the majors.

Agreed...when I worked on the web team of an LCC, I never copied NW's code or anything unethical like that (and the important stuff isn't visible to the user anyway) but I did go look at their design a few times for ideas/inspiration.

User currently offlineMeta From United States of America, joined Aug 2005, 340 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (8 years 14 hours ago) and read 2559 times:

It keeps switching. It was like this before also for like 2 days and then went back to the old style. Now its back to the new way.

User currently offlineJano From Slovakia, joined Jan 2004, 832 posts, RR: 3
Reply 6, posted (8 years 13 hours ago) and read 2465 times:

This looks like the "new" fare search engine that NWA had to pull back a few months ago due to errors. I guess it's back. Hopefully error free this time.

The Widget Air Line :)
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