Unionized pilots with Columbus-based NetJets have approved a new contract agreement.

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The former Berkshire Hathaway executive who earned praise from Warren Buffett while leading Columbus-based NetJets is joining a private equity firm that invests in hotels.

Several hundred unionized pilots working for Columbus-based NetJets staged protests in seven cities Thursday over a lack of progress in contract talks.

Columbus-based NetJets has named new leaders amid an ongoing contract dispute with its pilots union.

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