Nearly three years of contentious negotiations between ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines and its pilots may be nearing an end as the carrier’s flight deck crew prepares to vote on a tentative agreement (TA) for a new, five-year labor contract. Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based Spirit’s pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA), will vote in February on a TA endorsed by leaders of Spirit’s ALPA unit. The contract would include “significant pay raises, job ...

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