American is currently seeking to cut costs in bankruptcy protection so the flight attendants' union pushed hard for this vote — warning that rejecting the contract could mean even deeper cuts or furloughs. The company's trying to cut about a billion dollars in labor costs. Mechanics and other union workers had previously accepted new contracts but pilots rejected American's latest offer earlier this month.
Flight Attendants Ratify Pact With American Airlines
By editor • Aug 20, 2012
Originally published on August 20, 2012 1:52 pm