Minnesota Metropolitan Airports Commission board members last week asked the agency’s staff to renegotiate some terms of a proposed agreement that would allow Delta Air Lines Inc. to close its local Northwest Airlines Corp. headquarters without triggering repayment of $245 million of debt.

Under the proposed agreement, Delta — which acquired Northwest in October — would be required to repay the bonds that mature in 2022 on an accelerated schedule by 2016. Atlanta-based Delta also will still remain eligible to receive concession revenue that it would have forfeited under an existing agreement for closing its local headquarters.

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