TWU Blames Outsourcing For American Seat Issue

The union representing American Airlines’ maintenance workers says outsourcing is partly to blame for the loose seats discovered on some of the carrier’s Boeing 757 aircraft. The Transport Workers Union (TWU) says it is investigating why the seats were not installed securely. But Robert Gless, TWU...

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