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Midwest Express Holdings. (Newsbriefs: North America Report).(Brief Article)

Midwest Express Holdings, parent of Midwest Airlines, said it is in discussions with lessors to "temporarily suspend" aircraft lease and debt payments related to most types through June 7.

Separately, the carrier announced a 13% workforce reduction affecting some 430 employees and said it will "temporarily" eliminate its award-winning onboard meal service in favor of breakfast pastries and cookies as part of a plan to save $4 million per month. …

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