Horizon Air‘s (Alaska Horizon) (Seattle/Tacoma) flight attendants have approved a new five-year contract. The ratification vote concluded yesterday afternoon (July 18) with 75 percent of the participating flight attendants voting in favor of the agreement.
The new contract includes pay raises, quality of life improvements and more flexible scheduling. The agreement becomes amendable on July 18, 2018. The previous contract became amendable on December 21, 2011. Labor agreements in the airline industry do not expire; they become amendable and remain in effect until a new contract is ratified.
Horizon Air is a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group and flies to 39 cities across the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Copyright Photo: Bruce Drum/AirlinersGallery.com. Bombardier DHC-8-402 (Q400) N437QX (msn 4240) in the special Boise State Broncos livery taxies to the runway at the Seattle/Tacoma hub.