British Airways flight attendants represented by Unite overwhelmingly approved a strike in a ballot that closed yesterday (ATWOnline, Feb. 22). The union said that 80.7% (7,482) of members who voted favored industrial action, with a 78.7% turnout recorded. Unite stressed that it has not announced a strike date. "Our members are not mindless militants but men and women committed to their company and their profession, so it is right that they want to be consulted on changes to their jobs," ...

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