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Ramblings about flying for fun and profit

Trans World Airlines

  • Your Flying Stories for 7 Jan 2011

    Continental-United Merger hits the bumpy part of the road. Pilots from both Continental and United are represented by the Airline Pilots Association (ALPA), however their collective bargaining agreements contain very different work rules. The new company management tried to take advantage of those differences, were challenged by the Continental pilots and lost in arbitration. Where…