The US Dept. of Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics reported that US airlines employed 2.4% fewer workers in June compared to the year-ago period. BTS said five network airlines (Delta Air Lines, United Airlines, US Airways, American Airlines and Continental Airlines) all decreased employment in June year-over-year. Southwest Airlines and AirTran Airways also reported a decrease in employees from the year-ago period. “Regional carriers Comair, Atlantic Southeast ...

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