Alaska Airlines and the Transport Workers Union jointly announced ratification of an amended contract extending the current agreement covering Alaska's 34 dispatchers to June 30, 2010. The five-year contract in effect since July 1, 2002, called for a reconsideration of wages in 2005. The extended contract includes a redistribution of planned wage increases through 2010 and other contract updates and clarifications resolving issues raised by the union and the airline.

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