Fri, Dec 17, 2004
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
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reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing
on the day's events and issues.
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content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"The consequences of a failure to
reorganize United would be devastating. With the difficult
circumstances facing other carriers, most of United's employees
would be unable to find other jobs in the airline industry,
especially not at other legacy (major)
Source: A UAL bankruptcy court filing as quoted
in the Denver Post. United hopes to convince a bankruptcy judge to
toss the company's contracts with its workers. If that happens, at
least one union -- the AFA -- has threatened to strike.
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