February 14, 2012
The union representing seven categories of ground workers at bankrupt American Airlines will offer alternatives to some of the job cuts and concessions the company says it needs to survive, the head of the Transport Workers Union said on Tuesday.
TWU has asked American's parent company AMR Corp for details on how it arrived at the cost-savings targets it unveiled this month when it said it planned to eliminate 13,000 jobs and terminate pensions.
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February 13, 2012
Telephone Town Hall on AMR Bankruptcy tonight at 7:30 pm EST, with TWU International Pres. James C. Little
Brothers and Sisters:
Please join me this evening for a Telephone Town Hall regarding the AMR bankruptcy and its impact on TWU members and families at American Airlines and American Eagle.
I will provide a briefing on activities and the response to this crisis, as well as, answer questions submitted to me by the membership.
You can join the call and hear my responses first hand this evening, February 13, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. E.S.T. by dialing, toll free:1-877-229-8493. Then enter the passcode: 14154.
TWU members are standing together to fight for what's right at American and American Eagle Airlines, and I hope you will be able to participate in this evening's call, at 7:30 pm Eastern.
Dial in toll-free: 1-877-229-8493. Passcode: 14154
James C. Little