American Eagle and the Transport Workers Union agreed to seek US federal mediation if the two sides cannot reach a labor agreement by Jan. 17. Key issues in the negotiations include compensation, benefits and contract duration. TWU represents 3,550 grounds workers at the regional carrier.

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"Other News - 01/12/2009" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions?

Already registered? here.