Unfriendly skies: Airline workers brace for mass layoffs

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Unfriendly skies: Airline workers brace for mass layoffs

A Southwest Airlines flight attendant prepares a plane bound for Orlando, Fla. for takeoff May 24 at Kansas City International airport in Kansas City, Mo. About 40,000 workers in the airline industry are facing layoffs on Thursday, Oct. 1, unless Congress comes up with another aid package.

Unfriendly skies: Airline workers brace for mass layoffs

A Southwest Airlines flight attendant prepares a plane bound for Orlando, Fla. for takeoff May 24 at Kansas City International airport in Kansas City, Mo. About 40,000 workers in the airline industry are facing layoffs on Thursday, Oct. 1, unless Congress comes up with another aid package.