Learning to fly

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREWhicker: Clemson demonstrates that it’s tough to knock out the champAnd grow it must. This service in Palmdale is an important step in the necessary future of regionalizing air traffic in the greater Los Angeles region. It was a long time coming, and the region can’t afford to have it fail. LAX, with its safety and crowding challenges, can’t take on all the new air traffic in future years. LAWA and United, and even the small group of Palmdale flyers, must do everything they can to help the public learn to fly regionally. Region can’t afford to let Palmdale Airport founder. The Palmdale Airport might only serve a tiny fraction of the air travelers who use Los Angeles International Airport. But, in general, they find a much better experience – free and easy parking, shorter lines and overall less hassle. So why are so few people taking advantage of it? The new, twice-daily United Airlines flights from Palmdale to the Bay Area are on average only one-third full after six months of service. Los Angeles World Airport and United officials don’t seem to find those numbers alarming; it’s a learning period and they expect the numbers to grow with time. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

Man United target says he will STAY at Atletico as long as Diego Simeone does

first_img1 Manchester United target Saul Niguez will not leave Atletico Madrid unless Diego Simeone does.The midfielder, 21, has become a key part of the Spanish side’s team in recent seasons after joining the club as a 13-year-old.Manchester United were linked with the Spain international during the summer as a result of his impressive displays, but Atletico refused to listen to any offers.And now the La Liga side have received a further boost after Saul promised he won’t leave unless his manger Simeone quits too.“As long as Simeone is here, no, I won’t leave,” Saul told Club del Deportista.“When a coach has faith in you as much as he has and gives you that confidence, it’s vital.” Saul Niguez in action for Atletico Madrid last_img read more