Labor Costs

American Airlines To Reduce July FlyingAmerican Airlines says it will reduce flights in July partly because of a shortage of pilots due to more of them calling in sick. The 1 percent reduction in July's schedule follows a 1.5 percent cutback in June.
American Eagle Employees Protest Labor Cost CutsAmerican Eagle flight attendants protested outside of Terminal B at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Tuesday. The group was picketing the regional carrier's desire to slash tens of millions of dollars off labor costs.
Airline Leaders Worried By Fuel & Labor CostsSouthwest and American are airlines heading in different directions financially, made clear during annual shareholder meetings on Wednesday.