SXDFC From United States of America, joined Dec 2007, 2200 posts, RR: 19 Posted (4 years 6 months 3 weeks 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 2589 times:
I have watched quite recently the 2006 documentary "A Week In The Life Of American Airlines", and I noticed many problems within the company unions as well as other things with regards to American Airlines. I'd like to know what has changed since that documentary was made three years ago..
ALL views, opinions expressed are mine ONLY and are NOT representative of those shared by Southwest Airlines Co.
OP3000 From United States of America, joined Jun 2009, 1678 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (4 years 6 months 3 weeks 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 2488 times:
I've watched that documentary as well. Not working at AA I don't know much about the topic, but the conventional wisdom seems to be that now more than three years ago its clear to the unions and everyone that AA has the highest labor costs in the industry, so they may be willing to work together more on that basis.
There's another active thread that despite being about marketing innovations at AA (or the lack thereof) some of the more recent posts have been exclusively about labor relations: