Delta Air Lines’ order for 40 new Boeing 737-900ERs and 20 used Embraer E-190s has been shelved owing to the carrier’s pilots rejecting a tentative agreement on a new labor contract. “Those orders will be canceled,” CEO Richard Anderson said Wednesday when asked about the aircraft on Delta’s second-quarter earnings conference call. Delta executives and the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) had reached a tentative agreement on a three-year labor pact to replace ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Pilot vote leads Delta to cancel order for 40 737-900ERs, 20 E-190s " 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?

Already registered? here.