Austrian Airlines 737-600. By Rob Finlayson Vienna-based Austrian Airlines (OS) decided late Monday to transfer the company’s mainline operations—which include about 80 aircraft and 2,100 employees—to subsidiary Tyrolean Airways from July 1 (ATW Daily News, April 24) after failing to reach agreement with labor representatives. The move surprised industry analysts after OS announced earlier it had struck a tentative agreement with pilots and flight attendants, ...

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