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2011-08-09 11:09:00

Program Strengthens Aviation Security, Expedites Passenger Screening WASHINGTON, Aug.

2010-11-22 06:00:00

CHICAGO and HOUSTON, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The pilots of United and Continental, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA) will be conducting informational picketing in Newark and Houston, the site of major Continental Airlines hubs, on Nov.

2009-05-19 14:00:00

SEATTLE, May 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The pilots of Alaska Airlines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), have voted to approve a new four-year contract. Of the 95 percent of pilots who voted, 84 percent did so in favor of the agreement.

2008-12-31 11:34:00

HOUSTON, Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Continental pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), are pressing for a renewed focus on negotiations for a new contract. The pilots' contract becomes amendable today, Dec. 31, 2008.

2008-12-17 18:56:00

NMB Election Results Show Overwhelming Support for Union WASHINGTON, Dec.

2008-12-10 16:20:00

Pilots express need for company to build trust, follow contract to be successful PHOENIX, Dec.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.