Labor unions, American Airlines open negotiation

Posted at 6:58 PM, Dec 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-09 19:58:06-05

American Airlines and two unions representing mechanics announced this week that they plan to begin contract negotiations.

The unions formed an association to negotiate with the new, post-merger company.

Overall, they represent approximately 30,000 ground workers. 

American Airlines and US Airways merged in 2013, creating the largest global airline.

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