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WestJet pilots vote against forming a union

The majority of WestJet's nearly 1,300 pilots have voted against forming a union at the Calgary-based airline, according to the WestJet Professional Pilots Association.

August 6, 2015  By CBC News

The decision comes after a nearly two-year campaign and two weeks of secret ballot voting.

In a release on its Facebook page, the association said that 1,247 pilots voted — 561 voted Yes, while 684 voted No, with two spoiled ballots, resulting in 55 per cent of pilots voting against certification. | READ MORE


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