United Offers Pilots 13% Raise in Bid to Find Labor Peace

  • Initial boost said to be followed by two more annual increases
  • Accord awaits union leadership approval, rank-and-file vote

United Continental Holdings Inc., seeking labor peace five years after the airline’s creation in a merger, is offering pilots a raise in a proposed contract that would put them at or near the top of the U.S. industry’s pay scale, two people briefed on the plan said.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.