US Airways cleared a major labor relations hurdle last week when passenger service employees ratified their first contract with the carrier. Meanwhile, negotiations with flight attendants are set to resume Dec. 13, by order of the National Mediation Board (NMB). About three-fourths of the airline's 10,400 passenger service employees--all members of the Communications Workers of America (CWA)--approved the five-year agreement. It took immediate effect. ``With the approval ...

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