CHICAGO - The Minnesota Metropolitan Airports Commission will hold a special meeting next week to discuss a tentative agreement that would allow Delta Air Lines Inc. to close its former Northwest Airlines Corp. headquarters in Eagan without triggering the immediate repayment of $245 million of debt.

The revised pact calls for the airline, which acquired Northwest in October, to repay the bonds that mature in 2022 on an accelerated schedule by 2016. Delta also will still remain eligible to receive concession revenues that it would have forfeited under an existing agreement for closing its local headquarters.

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