3/7/09 Pilots have asked for mediation. In other words talks with management have broken down. Next by law is 28 days of mediation.
7/25/08 Hundreds of flight attendants are protesting a proposal to slash flight attendant salaries at Midwest Airlines.
7/18/08 Midwest Airlines Cuts Flights? Airline Insider Weighs In.
14 July 08 Midwest Airlines cuts workforce by 40% usatoday
13 July 08 Pilots' Union: Midwest On Way to Bankruptcy. The pilots union says Midwest is refusing to budge in talks on wage and benefit cuts, and it appears to be headed toward bankruptcy reorganization.
6/26/08 more on Midwest May Drop Half Fleet; Airline Seeks Pay Cuts of Up to 65% redorbit.com
5/29/08 Midwest Airlines charging for luggage. MILWAUKEE (AP) — Midwest Airlines will charge passengers $20 each way for a second checked bag starting next month. Starting Saturday for travel after June 15. It'll still be free to check one bag. But the airline says those bags must weigh no more than 50 pounds.
Active duty military personnel and elite members of the company's frequent flyer program will be exempt.
There will be no cost for wheelchairs, strollers, child car seats and similar items.
Nov 07, Midwest Air, Faces huge loss 3.9 million dollars in third quarter! Cost's rose 24%. At this time it is in the process of being sold to Northwest Airlines corp.