This Week In Aviation Daily History

25 Years Ago May 31, 1991—Randy Babbitt, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, disputes Transportation Secretary Samuel Skinner’s blaming U.S. airline problems on high labor costs. Babbitt says labor costs declined from 42% of airline operating expenses in 1977, the year before deregulation...

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