The board of directors of American Airlines' pilots union met on Wednesday afternoon and will continue their meeting after reaffirming their support to restart contract talks with the carrier.
Here is the hotline message sent out by the Allied Pilots Association on Wednesday evening:
"The APA Board of Directors convened at 1 p.m. Central at APA headquarters. After spending the afternoon in executive session, the Board reaffirmed APA’s support for re-engaging in negotiations with AMR management.
"The Board recessed around 5:45 p.m. and will reconvene at 9 a.m. tomorrow. The meeting is slated to continue through mid-day Friday. The Board’s focus will be on providing guidance to our negotiators as we prepare for the resumption of bargaining."