Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association Board of Directors Endorses Tentative Agreement for Ratification
Agreement increases job security, improves compensation while keeping the Company financially competitive
"The SWAPA Board of Directors is pleased to have finished this part of the process. We believe this contract addresses the needs of our pilot group," said Capt.
The five-year agreement, which became amendable in
"While this contract isn't perfect, it does include improvements in many areas and shores up very old language that will protect our pilots," Capt. Kuwitzky said. "Many in our pilot group are extremely sensitive to codesharing flights that Southwest Airlines could possibly fly. While some degree of codeshare is allowed in this contract, limitations on the Company help keep our jobs secure."
The full Agreement will be made available to the pilots soon and a ratification vote will take place in the coming weeks.
SOURCE Southwest Airlines Pilots' Association
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