22 Total Quotes

Bruce Hicks Quotes

Last month we came precipitously close to filing for bankruptcy. We were fully prepared to file bankruptcy. We're a very prudent company.
Bruce Hicks
#Bankruptcy

No union has indicated to the company that they have any intention other than to sign the agreement. We believe that's what is important.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

If we don't have ratification by all three unions at that time, we are left with no choice but to file bankruptcy. It's a deadline the union leadership has been aware of for quite some time.
Bruce Hicks
#Choice

The fear I had was Rita would be the knockout punch to a city that still had its heart and soul.
Bruce Hicks
#Fear

This is informational picketing only and is not causing any disturbance to our service.
Bruce Hicks
#Service

Canada's official languages program is arguably the most successful affirmative action program in history.
Bruce Hicks
#Action

We need a consensual agreement. We can't get out of bankruptcy without one.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

We believe that's the best way, and that commitment hasn't changed. We recognize that we must get a consensual agreement if we are to get out of bankruptcy, and we've made significant changes and movement in our position to try to demonstrate that commitment.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

The fact is, there won't be a consensus agreement reached before the deadline. It's not practical given how far apart the two sides are. But there's no light switch today. It's not turning off of one, turning on of the other.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

The company remains committed to reaching a consensual agreement.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

We believe an agreement can be reached. A strike by the pilots would be fatal to Delta.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

Our focus is unchanged and that is in reaching an agreement that obviously is critical to our successful restructuring in bankruptcy.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

There's no disruption to our service or to our customers. Our focus remains on doing everything we can do to reach a consensual, comprehensive agreement with the pilots union. Our energies will continue to be focused on that goal, which we believe is achievable.
Bruce Hicks
#Focus

Our creditors could pull all our debt in 24 hours if we stopped operating.
Bruce Hicks
#Debt

The panel asked us to work privately and quietly and we're doing everything we can to honor their requests.
Bruce Hicks
#Honor

The company is going to continue on its path, and that is to make every effort possible to reach a negotiated consensual agreement. That's the most important work that we can do. Our efforts are focused on saving this great airline.
Bruce Hicks
#Company

The traveling public can continue to book Delta with confidence, and we appreciate their business and look forward to serving them. In the meantime, Delta remains committed to seeking a consensual agreement with our pilots and is working hard to do so.
Bruce Hicks
#Business

We're doing our best to honor the request of the arbitration panel, to work privately and turn down the noise.
Bruce Hicks
#Honor

We're a company in bankruptcy and have been operating on borrowed money.
Bruce Hicks
#Company

Delta remains committed to seeking a consensual agreement with our pilots and is working hard to do so.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

We can't restructure in bankruptcy without a pilot agreement. Lenders would never support a company without a resolved pilot contract.
Bruce Hicks
#Agreement

Though our financial situation remains fragile, working together, we're making great progress on our restructuring.
Bruce Hicks
#Progress