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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi discusses aid with airline CEOs: sources

19 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi spoke on Friday afternoon with the chief executives of the country's top airlines, who are urging Congress to approve another $25 billion in assistance to keep tens of thousands of U.S. workers on the payroll past Sept. 30, sources said.

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi to meet with top U.S. airline CEOs

18 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO, Sept 18 House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi will speak on Friday afternoon with the chief executives of top U.S. airlines, who are urging Congress to approve another $25 billion in assistance to keep tens of thousands of U.S. workers on the payroll past Sept. 30, sources said.

Boeing 737 MAX safety upgrades are 'positive progress': NTSB

17 Sep 2020

CHICAGO/SEATTLE/WASHINGTON The U.S. air accident investigator said on Thursday that proposed safety upgrades in the Boeing Co 737 MAX jet were "positive progress" toward meeting cockpit and systems recommendations it made after faulting Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration last year for development flaws following fatal crashes.

United Airlines moves closer to saving pilot jobs, American pleads for more gov't aid

16 Sep 2020

CHICAGO/WASHINGTON United Airlines said on Wednesday it was "one step closer" to saving thousands of jobs after pilot union leaders voted to approve a tentative deal with the company, while American Airlines launched a fresh plea to Washington for more industry aid.

American Airlines, unions make new push to win government payroll assistance

16 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO American Airlines Chief Executive Doug Parker and seven major airline unions on Wednesday made a new push to win additional government assistance to keep nearly 20,000 workers on the payroll past Oct. 1.

American Airlines, unions make new push to win government payroll assistance

16 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON/CHICAGO, Sept 16 American Airlines chief executive Doug Parker and seven major airline unions on Wednesday made a new push to win additional government assistance to keep nearly 20,000 workers on the payroll past Oct. 1.

Southwest to keep blocking middle seats through November

16 Sep 2020

Southwest Airlines Co said on Wednesday it will continue to limit the number of seats sold on each flight, allowing middle seats to remain open through November, and expects its daily cash burn to slow in the third quarter as bookings improve.

737 MAX crash victims seek U.S. legislation to block Boeing legal strategy

15 Sep 2020

CHICAGO Families of Boeing 737 MAX crash victims are urging U.S. lawmakers to ensure the planemaker is held accountable for accidents that together killed 346 people by blocking a key legal defense, according to a letter sent on Tuesday and seen by Reuters.

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