Airline labor unions seek billions to extend payroll aid

Airline labor unions seek billions to extend payroll aid

Unions representing tens of thousands of airline employees on Thursday asked lawmakers for $32 billion in additional government aid to maintain their jobs through the end of March 2021, as air travel demand remains low because of the coronavirus pandemic. U.S. passenger and cargo airlines, as well as airline contractors, had $32 billion in federal […]
Boeing’s big week includes Q1 results and government aid deadline

Boeing’s big week includes Q1 results and government aid deadline

A Boeing 777X airplane taxis during its first test flight from the company’s plant in Everett, Washington, U.S. January 25, 2020. Terray Sylvester | Reuters A slew of upcoming Boeing announcements aim to calm investor nerves and set the stage for future growth —...