US Dept. of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics reported that US airlines employed 0.6% fewer workers in September compared to the same month last year. BTS said five network carriers (American Airlines, US Airways, Alaska Airlines, Continental Airlines and United Airlines) decreased employment. The sixth network carrier, Delta Air Lines, after completing its merger with Northwest Airlines, is reporting combined employment numbers in 2010 and reported 8.4% more FTEs in ...

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