Southwest Airlines says that its pilots, represented by the
Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association (SWAPA), voted to ratify the
tentative, five-year contract both parties reached last month. The
new contract is active through Aug. 31, 2011.
IAM Claims Delta And Northwest Are Not Yet A Single
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace
Workers (IAM) on Friday withdrew the single carrier application it
filed with the National Mediation Board (NMB) on behalf of Delta
Air Lines and Northwest Airlines' fleet service employees on August
Virgin Atlantic Releases Its Anti-Anxiety Course For
Virgin Atlantic announced Monday that its "Flying Without Fear"
course -- with claims a success rate of over 98% -- is now
available as an app for the iPhone and iPod touch. Whether it
is the unfamiliar aircraft, the strange noises a plane makes, or
the fear of losing control, Virgin Atlantic says this app is
designed to help.