Southwest Airlines 737-700. Photo: By Rob Finlayson. Southwest Airlines, AirTran Airways, the Southwest Airlines Pilots' Assn. and the Air Line Pilots Assn. on Thursday signed a "four-party process agreement" that allows the two carriers' pilot groups to move forward with seniority list integration discussions in advance of SWA's acquisition of AirTran closing. SWA had already reached agreement with SWAPA on "a procedural framework" for eventually ...

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