Teamsters Tell Horizon Air That 'Destroying' Portland Jobs Won't Fly | Earth Times News
Airline Mechanics, Community Activists Take Protest to Portland Rose Festival

PORTLAND, Ore., June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hundreds of Teamsters, with support from Portland Jobs With Justice, protested today against Horizon Air's plans to fire nearly 100 experienced aircraft maintenance workers at the Rose Festival's annual Grand Floral Parade. The company plans to outsource heavy maintenance work in Portland to an out-of-state subcontractor.