United Airlines plans to recall nearly 600 pilots on furlough, which would leave no United flight deck crew members on furlough. Chicago-based United furloughed about 14% of its pilot workforce (950 flight deck crew) in 2008, citing “high oil prices and a softening US economy.” It furloughed another 500 flight deck crew by September 2009. With the planned recall, United said none of those more than 1,400 pilots will remain furloughed. “We have worked toward this day ...

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