Northwest Airlines pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Assn., remain adamantly opposed to the carrier's plan to create a separate airline subsidiary to operate large regional jets or to relaxing their scope agreement to permit Northwest's Regional partners to fly RJs seating up to 76. In a message to pilots, ALPA said, "NWA management needs to realize that NewCo or 'NewCo-like' is unacceptable to the NWA pilot group." NWA has filed a Section 1113 request with the bankruptcy court for ...

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