Pilots Union Grills Comair Execs About Pay Cuts

Law360 (November 29, 2006, 12:00 AM EST) -- Attorneys for the Air Line Pilots Association questioned Comair Inc. executives on Tuesday, hoping to show the airline did not negotiate a proposed pay cut in good faith with its pilots union.

Comair has asked Judge Adlai Hardin of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court to throw out a labor agreement with its pilots and impose $15.8 million in pay and benefit cuts to keep the company afloat.

However, its pilots union argued that Comair, a Delta Air Lines subsidiary, shows signs of being profitable in 2006, and...
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