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September 2022, Virtual
September 29 2022, Virtual
NORTHWEST AIRLINES could be in serious trouble from 25 August. Already trading in bankruptcy, a US judge has confirmed that he lacked the power to block a threatened strike by flight attendants who oppose a new contract designed to reduce costs. Members of the flight attendants' union have twice rejected agreements negotiated by union leaders. After the second rejection, Northwest, acting on another court authority unilaterally imposed new terms. Travellers to Detroit and Minneapolis from Gatwick should be aware of possible disruptions. NWA is still the fifth largest US carrier, and is also a member of Skyteam. Not withstanding these problems the airline has applied for Detroit ” Shanghai route rights and plans to start a daily Boeing 747 service next March.