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.
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.
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.
Flight attendants at US Airways approved a new contract that wraps up some unfinished business from the airline’s 2005 merger with America West.
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.
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.
Southwest Airlines Co. has officially opened new pilot and flight attendant crew bases at Denver International Airport.
American Airlines has told the state it could be cutting nearly three thousand jobs here in North Texas by November.
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.
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.
Flight attendants at American Eagle, the regional-flying sister to American Airlines, have overwhelmingly approved a new labor contract.
Many of AA’s pilots and flight attendants call Grapevine their home. How will a merger impact that relationship?