The Scope of Hope

Compart, Andrew
May 2010
Aviation Week & Space Technology;5/24/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 20, p46
Trade Publication
This article reports that U.S. regional airlines are hoping that the relaxation of scope clauses in the contracts of pilots for the major airlines will allow the regional airlines to continue to fly routes using planes with lower numbers of seats. The problem that the regional airlines face is that the pilot unions are unlikely to relax their scope clauses.


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