Horizon Air and AFA Reach Tentative Agreement on New Contract
11/16/2009 3:25:09 PM
SEATTLE - Horizon Air and the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) have reached a tentative agreement on a proposed two-year contract for the airline's 584 flight attendants. The existing contract became amendable on Nov. 21, 2007.
The proposed new contract - with a term extending through December 2011 - will soon be presented to union members for review and a ratification vote. The votes will be counted on Dec. 21.
Horizon serves 48 cities throughout Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Baja California Sur (Mexico), and British Columbia and Alberta (Canada). Together, Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines serve more than 90 cities and are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE:ALK).