Southwest Airlines’ flight attendants have ratified a new two-year contract, the Dallas-based airline announced Oct. 31. Southwest’s 14,500 flight attendants are represented by Transport Workers Union (TWU) Local 556. The new contract includes a ratification bonus and annual wage rate increases over the life of the contract, Southwest said. Among union members who cast ballots, 53.9% voted in favor of the contract agreement; 89.2% of eligible Southwest flight attendants voted, ...

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