Judge OK's Northwest Flight Attendants Wage Cut

Law360, New York (April 16, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A federal bankruptcy judge on Friday refused to reverse the wage cuts imposed by Northwest Airline Corp. on its 8,000 flight attendants.

In his order Friday, Judge Allan Gropper of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York also refused a claim of more than $2 billion the flight attendants union, the Association of Flight Attendants, had requested.

“The court recognizes the personal sacrifices of the flight attendants as a consequence of the concessions that have been required of them, and it also...
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