Flight Attendants

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AA Flight Attendants Reject Contract Offer

Flight attendants at American Airlines rejected a five-year contract Sunday, forcing the world’s largest carrier and its union for cabin-crew workers into binding arbitration.

11/10/2014

American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Merged Airline Crews See 2015 Contract

Unions for flight attendants at American Airlines and US Airways said that they have a deal which could result in both groups being governed by a single labor contract.

01/28/2014

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Flight Attendants Fighting Knife Rule Reversal

Flight attendants with American Airlines are handing out papers to North Texas travelers as a demonstration against the TSA’s decision to allow some knives back on airplanes.

03/28/2013

A US Airways tail rest on the tarmac near two American Airlines planes. (credit: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images)

US Airways Flight Attendants Approve Contract

Flight attendants at US Airways approved a new contract that wraps up some unfinished business from the airline’s 2005 merger with America West.

02/28/2013

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DFW Student Aspires To Be Flight Attendant

A young exchange student aspiring to be a flight attendant after graduation recently got to experience the American Airlines training center, getting her closer to her goal.

02/26/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Merger Could Be Weeks Away

American Airlines’ CEO Tom Horton says it will be “a matter of weeks” before a decision is made about a merger with U-S Airways.

01/03/2013

The tail sections of Southwest Airlines planes. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Southwest Airlines Adds Crew Bases In Denver

Southwest Airlines Co. has officially opened new pilot and flight attendant crew bases at Denver International Airport.

10/02/2012

Ramp personnel load baggage into a departing American Airlines flight on August 15, 2001. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Nearly 3,000 AA Layoffs Coming

American Airlines has told the state it could be cutting nearly three thousand jobs here in North Texas by November.

CBS 11–09/24/2012

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

American Airlines Avoids Flight Attendant Layoffs

CBS 11 News has confirmed that 2,000 American Airlines flight attendants applied for the carrier’s early-out incentive. That response, the company said, means that it will not need to furlough any flight attendants.

09/21/2012

American Airlines flight attendants arrive for work. (credit: cott Olson/Getty Images)

Hundreds of AA Flight Attendants Taking Early Out

Flight attendants must apply by Thursday, and will receive $40,000 in cash. But they will give up all seniority, lose their company-subsidized health benefits, and can’t be rehired. More than 1400 flight attendants have signed up.

CBS 11–09/14/2012

American Eagle planes stand parked on the tarmac. (credit: Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

American Eagle Flight Attendants OK Contract

Flight attendants at American Eagle, the regional-flying sister to American Airlines, have overwhelmingly approved a new labor contract.

09/07/2012

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Bond Between Grapevine And AA Tested By Possible Merger

Many of AA’s pilots and flight attendants call Grapevine their home. How will a merger impact that relationship?

09/01/2012

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