Flight Attendants, Comair Reach Tentative Agreement

Law360, New York (October 16, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Bankrupt Delta Airlines' subsidiary Comair and its flight attendants have reached a tentative deal, just days after the carrier asked a bankruptcy judge to block a potential strike.

”We recommend that our fellow flight attendants vote in favor of this proposal,” said Connie Slayback, president of Teamsters Union Local 513 and a Comair flight attendant on Friday. “We’ve been able to negotiate the terms of this consensual agreement.”

The agreement, which the approximately 1,000 flight attendants will vote on by Nov. 14, was reached Friday, almost...
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