Seventy-Eight Percent Of Those Eligible Said 'Yes' To The New Deal
PSA pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), have ratified a tentative agreement reached with the management of PSA Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of US Airways Group, Inc. The new contract was ratified by the airline's 515 ALPA-represented pilots who are based in in Dayton, OH; Knoxville, TN, and Charlotte, NC. Nearly 80 percent of eligible pilots cast ballots in the election, and 78 percent voted in favor of the new collective bargaining agreement.
Airline Seeks To Open New Domestic And International Nonstop Service To Hawaii
Having reached key labor agreements with its pilot and flight attendant unions on the introduction of new aircraft, Hawaiian Airlines today announced that it has signed a definitive purchase agreement with Airbus to acquire 16 new A321neo aircraft. The transaction, which finalizes the Memorandum of Understanding announced in January, is the latest step in Hawaiian's phased fleet plan designed to supplement its current wide-body fleet of 26 aircraft, expand its long-range fleet, and enable it to open new domestic and international nonstop services to Hawaii.