Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Thursday, July 10, 2014 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: March 29, 2013 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

Pa. officials ask US Airways to keep flight center



PITTSBURGH — Officials from Western Pennsylvania and Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration reportedly are talking to US Airways executives in an effort to keep the airline from moving 600 jobs from a suburban Pittsburgh flight operations center.
The airline plans an $11 billion merger with American Airlines that will produce the world’s biggest airline. As a result, US Airways says it might close the $32 million flight operations center and consolidate it with American’s larger facility in Dallas.
In 2007, US Airways accepted $4 million in state taxpayer grants and tax credits to open the center.





Back
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
arrow Chamber picks board chair as new executive director
arrow New site bridges past, future
arrow WHAT A RUSH: Butler grad races across America
arrow Woman, 25, injured; hit by garbage truck
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow New charges filed against heroin dealer
arrow Cause of apartment fire said suspicious
arrow POLICE REPORTS
arrow Company’s bankruptcy leaves liabilities