American Airline Sickout NPR's Cheryl Devall reports American Airlines asked a judge today to declare the union for the airline's pilots in contempt of court for refusing to end their sickout. The airline says it was forced to cancel 80% of today's flights, and the dispute is likely to have an impact on holiday weekend travelers. This job action is only the latest in a string of conflicts between the pilots and American Airlines.
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American Airline Sickout

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American Airline Sickout

American Airline Sickout

American Airline Sickout

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Cheryl Devall reports American Airlines asked a judge today to declare the union for the airline's pilots in contempt of court for refusing to end their sickout. The airline says it was forced to cancel 80% of today's flights, and the dispute is likely to have an impact on holiday weekend travelers. This job action is only the latest in a string of conflicts between the pilots and American Airlines.