Thu, Mar 20, 2008
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the
right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the
day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the
content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if
particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become
future Quotes of the Day.
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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"In short, there will be no binding arbitration. If
management feels the time is now for consolidation, they would be
wise to encourage both pilot groups to accept expedited
Source: Lee Moak, president of the Delta Air
Lines chapter of the Air Line Pilots Association, in an email to
The Associated Press. On Wednesday, pilots at Northwest Airlines,
seemingly keen to keep hope alive for a possible merger with Delta,
suggested both sides could go to binding arbitration to hash out
issues over combining seniority lists for both airlines... but
Delta pilots wasted little time in soundly rejecting that plan.
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