Dallas-based Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced April 4 that it has reached a tentative agreement with the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association.

About 2,400 Southwest mechanics and related employees will soon have the chance to vote on a new contract now that a tentative agreement has been reached — though a timeline for the ratification is unclear.

Southwest’s vice president of Labor Relations, Russell McCrady, said that the deal gives the employees wage increases and “additional…

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Southwest reaches tentative agreement with mechanics