Northwest Airlines flight attendants, represented by the Professional Flight Attendants Assn., last week filed suit against the carrier for what the union claims is a violation of the "status quo" between the cabin staff and the airline. The group is seeking injunctive relief against management's decision to pursue the training of replacement flight attendants onboard its flights. According to the union, on June 5 Northwest placed job postings in newspapers and on websites seeking ...

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