Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines pilots reached a tentative agreement yesterday with DL management on a joint contract, a major milestone in the carriers' planned merger. The pilot groups, both represented by the Air Line Pilots Assn., had been unable to reach agreement prior to the DL-NWA merger announcement despite multiple negotiating sessions (ATWOnline, April 16). But the Delta pilots MEC said in a statement yesterday that the two groups have reached an accord on a joint contract, ...

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