Northwest Airlines intends to recall approximately 150 furloughed pilots by July 2007, according to the Air Line Pilots Assn., which issued a clarification in response to several press reports indicating the carrier was recalling "hundreds" of pilots. "The recall pace is expected to be steady throughout 2007 although the staffing situation is extremely fluid," ALPA said. Separately, NWA flew 6.49 billion RPMs in October, a 0.2% rise over the year-ago month. Capacity fell 0.7% to 7.83 billion ...

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