Transport Workers Union
A union representing about 8,500 ground workers at Southwest Airlines and the airline itself are asking federal mediators to break a standoff in contract talks.
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.
American Airlines plans to eliminate 1,090 jobs when it shuts down a Fort Worth maintenance facility in December.
FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – American Airline’s flight attendants have approved the airline’s last, best contract offer. 7,482 flight attendants or 60 percent voted in favor of the tentative agreement. 5088 or 40 percent voted against. […]
In a crushing blow to American Airlines’ management, pilots have overwhemingly rejected the carrier’s last, best contract offer.
The parent company for American Airlines will resume negotiations with maintenance workers and store clerks on Monday in hopes of coming to a consensual deal.
Flight attendants and mechanics at American Airlines want to resume contract talks as a deadline nears for a federal judge to rule on whether the airline can impose its own terms on workers.
The Allied Pilots Association board has decided not to send American Airlines’ final contract offer to union members for a vote.
Five of the seven bargaining units of the Transport Workers Union have voted to accept American Airlines’ final settlement offer, saying it reduces the number of job cuts.
Could a new contract be the key to saving a struggling airline? American Airlines said that they have come up with a new plan to cut costs and save jobs.
More than 100 flight attendants and other supporters are picketing outside of Terminal D at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport today. The group is at the airport supporting the US Airways bid to merge with American Airlines.
The major unions for Fort Worth-based American Airlines have decided to back US Airways hostile takeover of the airline. While the unions can’t force a merger, they hold seats on the committee of unsecured creditors in the AMR Corp. bankruptcy case.