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Alaska Air, Flight Attendants Near Pact

The company and the union reached a general understanding on a new tentative agreement.

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and the union representing about 2,400 flight attendants reached a general understanding on the terms of a new tentative agreement.

Terms of the pact won't be publicly disclosed until the language has been completed and shared with the flight attendants and the agreement has been ratified by the membership.

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