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Spirit Airlines, Pilots Agree to Keep Talking Over Contract

Spirit Airlines says union pilots have agreed to extend indefinitely an injunction barring them from conducting a work slowdown while the two sides negotiate over a new contract. The airline said Thursday that the injunction will stay in effect until pilots ratify a new contract or federal mediators determine that further talks aren’t likely to help. The Air Line Pilots…

U.S. Says Canceled Flights Declining, Fewer Bags Getting Lost

The government says U.S. airlines canceled fewer flights in 2016 than any year on record, while also posting record-low numbers for lost bags and passengers getting bumped off oversold flights. And it says airlines had one of their best years for on-time arrivals, although it wasn’t a record and December was worse than the same month a year earlier. The…