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“Job Loss Figures at American Airlines Still Uncertain”

An accurate accounting of American Airlines layoffs in Tulsa probably won’t be known until mid-October, the World reports. About 400 TWU workers in Tulsa had taken the early retirement option as of Sunday.

Among the variables affecting the final layoff totals, company and union officials said, are TWU seniority levels at each aircraft maintenance base and line station, the willingness of TWU members to relocate to other cities to claim jobs held by more junior members, and the number of workers who choose the early-retirement option offered by the company.

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