flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org en American recalls the last of the former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-recalls-last-former-twa-flight-attendants <P>It's back to work for some 200 ex-TWA flight attendants. American Airlines will recall the workers in November, according to U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill.</P> <P>They were laid off back in 2001 after the 9/11 attacks hit the airline industry hard. American had cut 2,500 flight attendants in all during the slowdown, many of them were former TWA employees. The&nbsp;airline had bought out TWA earlier in 2001.&nbsp;</P> <P>American Airlines is in bankruptcy protection and has offered buyouts to hundreds of flight attendants. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:01:58 +0000 Bill Raack 4464 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American recalls the last of the former TWA flight attendants American Airlines recalling 200 more former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-airlines-recalling-200-more-former-twa-flight-attendants <p><a href="http://www.aa.com/homePage.do">American Airlines</a> is recalling 200 flight attendants who were furloughed from now-defunct TWA in 2003.</p><p>American said Friday it also agreed to hire 30 new Mandarin-speaking flight attendants to staff flights to and from Shanghai.</p> Fri, 18 Feb 2011 20:11:12 +0000 The Associated Press 565 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American Airlines recalling 200 more former TWA flight attendants American Airlines recalling 365 former TWA flight attendants http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/american-airlines-recalling-365-former-twa-flight-attendants <p><a href="http://www.aa.com/homePage.do">American Airlines</a> is recalling more former TWA flight attendants. U.S. Senator <a href="http://mccaskill.senate.gov/">Claire McCaskill</a> says American will rehire 365 of the furloughed employees.</p><p>The TWA flight attendants were put at the bottom of the seniority list when the airline was <a href="http://money.cnn.com/2001/01/10/deals/amr_twa/">bought out by American</a>. In 2001, American laid off 2,500 flight attendants, many of whom used to work for TWA.</p> Wed, 09 Feb 2011 23:09:36 +0000 Bill Raack 499 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org American Airlines recalling 365 former TWA flight attendants