Northwest Airlines announced late Wednesday that it is recalling all 1,131 furloughed flight attendants, including those on voluntary leave. They will be returned to work Sept. 30. The Assn. of Flight Attendants-CWA, which along with the company is awaiting a US District Court ruling on its right to strike (ATWOnline, Sept. 4), said it was "pleased" by the decision, which "indicates Northwest's continued growth and the airline's return to profitability." It also said the recall "is the ...

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