Air Canada And CUPE Resume Talks

Air Canada today announced that contract negotiations with CUPE (Canadian Union of Public Employees, Airline Division), the union representing the airline`s flight attendants, will resume on Thursday June 17, 1999.
“While a strike mandate was given, this is not an unusual occurrence in today`s airline industry`s collective bargaining process. We want to assure Air Canada`s customers and people that we are focusing every effort on negotiating a fair and reasonable agreement with our flight attendants,” said Ted D`Arcy, Vice President, In-Flight Service.