FedEx pilots vote to ratify new labor contractStaff writer ▼ | October 20, 2015
Pilots for FedEx Corp. have voted to approve a six-year contract that includes pay raises.
Workers Higher hourly pay for pilots
The contract takes effect next month and will come up for renegotiation in 2021. The pilots fly for FedEx's express-shipping business.
Pilots at rival United Parcel Service Co. are voting through Friday whether to give union leaders authorization to call a strike. The vote doesn't mean that a strike is imminent. Before the pilots could legally strike, federal mediators would have to agree that additional negotiations would be pointless. ■