Spirit Airlines represented by the Air Line Pilots Assn. rejected the US National Mediation' Board's proposal for arbitration and asked NMB to allow a 30-day countdown to a possible strike to start. Sean Creed, head of the Spirit unit of ALPA, said: "This company has shown time and time again that it doesn't feel the need to bargain with us in good faith. We hope that the added pressure of a strike deadline will help management realize that a fair and equitable contract is ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Spirit pilots reject NMB arbitration" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.