NWA Flight Attendants Grudgingly Approve Pay Deal

Law360, New York (May 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Flight attendants in Northwest Airlines' bankruptcy case voted on and accepted a pay cut deal on Tuesday, finally giving their support to a new collective bargaining agreement that will save the airline $1.4 billion a year.

Last Monday, Judge Allan Gropper signed off on the collective bargaining agreement between the airline and its flight attendants union, the Association of Flight Attendants, but it was still subject to union member ratification.

Northwest said in its motion for approval of the settlement that the deal, which does away...
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