Delta may soon announce merger with Northwest

If Delta Air Lines succeeds in negotiations with its pilot union, Delta and Northwest Airlines could move forward with a merger as early as next week, according to media reports. The two pilot groups have been at odds over how to integrate seniority lists if the carriers merge. Delta declined to comment on any negotiations with the pilots, but reports said that the airline wants the union to drop restrictions on their labor agreement to give the carrier more flexibility.

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