19-Aug-2011 11:36 AM

AirTran pilots vote against seniority integration agreement

AirTran's leadership pilots union (Air Lines Pilots Association) has voted against the seniority integration agreements in the carrier's merger with Southwest Airlines (The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 18-Aug-2011). As a result, the union will restart negotiations to reach a deal and roadshows on the agreements have been cancelled. The leadership pilots union of Southwest approved the seniority deal to send its members for a vote in Jul-2011.