Topic Author
Posts: 894
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 1999 12:38 pm

Delta Pilots Reject NMB Offer

Fri Mar 30, 2001 4:53 am

Delta's pilots have rejected the National Mediation Board's proffer of arbitration, triggering the probable start of a 30-day cooling-off period, after which the pilots could legally strike.

Both Delta management and ALPA indicated to reporters this morning their belief that they'll reach an agreement prior to the end of the cooling-off period.

Delta management accepted the proffer of arbitration last week, which would engage both sides in binding arbitration that would result in a final contract. DALPA's Master Executive Commitee met this morning and rejected the proffer.

No word yet on the NMB's response, which will begin the cooling-off period. Also no word on Bush's response.

Popular Searches On

Top Photos of Last:   24 Hours  •  48 Hours  •  7 Days  •  30 Days  •  180 Days  •  365 Days  •  All Time

Military Aircraft Every type from fighters to helicopters from air forces around the globe

Classic Airliners Props and jets from the good old days

Flight Decks Views from inside the cockpit

Aircraft Cabins Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior

Cargo Aircraft Pictures of great freighter aircraft

Government Aircraft Aircraft flying government officials

Helicopters Our large helicopter section. Both military and civil versions

Blimps / Airships Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin

Night Photos Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon

Accidents Accident, incident and crash related photos

Air to Air Photos taken by airborne photographers of airborne aircraft

Special Paint Schemes Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries

Airport Overviews Airport overviews from the air or ground

Tails and Winglets Tail and Winglet closeups with beautiful airline logos