New Collective Bargaining Agreement Finally Ratified
American Eagle pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots
Association, Int'l (ALPA), ratified a collective bargaining
agreement with management Wednesday, after an arduous negotiations
process surrounding an unprecedented 16-year contract with AMR
Will Design And Build Engine Pylons In Spirit's First Push Into
Spirit AeroSystems has been selected by Mitsubishi Aircraft
Corporation to design and build the pylon for its new
next-generation regional jetliner, known as the Mitsubishi Regional
Jet (MRJ). The contract award marks Spirit's entry into the
regional jet market.
NEVER, EVER, Forget... LSFM's B-17 Is A Living/Flying Museum
Amidst all the gleaming and shiny new whiz-bangs at Oshkosh 2008, were a few ghosts of the past. Birds that had seen better days and been forced to prove themselves on the field of battle not once but a hundred times... and more. The have tales to tell and inside them all lay the hopes, dreams and even blood of the brave crews that chased the enemies of freedom from the skies, despite the fear, the danger and the uncertainty of a World War.
Low Oil Prices Translate Into Slumping Fortunes For
Northwest Airlines -- biding time until its acquisition by Delta
Air Lines comes to fruition -- announced Wednesday it posted a $317
million loss in the third quarter of 2008, which that entire loss
tied to fuel hedges that lost much of their value as oil prices
plummeted over the past two months.