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Aloha and Flight Attendants Reach Agreement

Aloha Airlines and the Association of
Flight Attendants (AFA) jointly announced today the ratification of a new
contract that begins February 1, 2005 and runs through January 1, 2007. The AFA bargaining unit represents 444 Aloha flight attendants. The two
parties have agreed not to release details of the new contract at this

“Aloha’s world class flight attendants are to be commended for having been
among the first of the employee groups to reach agreement on a new
contract,” said David A. Banmiller, Aloha’s president and chief executive
officer. “Ratification of their contract brings us a step closer to our

“Our members are dedicated professionals who are proud to represent Aloha
Airlines,” said Peggy Gordon, president of the Aloha Airlines Master
Executive Council of the AFA. “We recognize that our participation is
necessary to secure a future for the airline.”