NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD RELEASES UNITED AND IAM FROM MEDIATED NEGOTIATIONS
NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD RELEASES UNITED AND IAM FROM
CHICAGO, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- United Airlines announced today that the National Mediation Board officially released United and the International Association of Machinists (IAM) from mediated negotiations. This begins a 30-day "cooling off" period, during which intensive negotiations will be conducted.
John Samolis, United's vice president of employee relations, stated, "The union and company have worked hard in businesslike negotiations, resolving a number of significant issues. We remain confident that the parties will be able to settle those that remain."
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(UAL) CO: United Airlines; International Association of Machinists ST: Illinois IN: AIR SU: GK -- NY048 -- 4380 11/14/91 11:21 EST