Midwest Airlines will eliminate positions for 109 employees, including 35 pilots who will be furloughed, and reduce flights by 2.5% owing to soaring fuel costs, it announced this week. "The actions. . .will enable us to maximize revenues, reduce our cost structure, provide sufficient cash and help us weather the storm," CEO Tim Hoeksema said. "These decisions, while difficult, are necessary to keep us strong in this turbulent time for the airline industry." The carrier eliminated 380 jobs ...

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