International Assn. of Machinists and Aerospace Workers said it asked the US National Mediation Board to declare that Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines are operating as a single carrier with respect to the 12,700 fleet service, flight simulator technician and plant protection employees at the combined airline. Such a declaration would clear the way for IAM to launch an organizing campaign among those workers. The union already represents the groups among the former NWA employees, as ...

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