SWISSPORT – PHX RATIFICATION VOTE

MODIFIED TENTATIVE AGREEMENT FOR SWISSPORT FUELING of PHOENIX -PHX   Meetings are scheduled every half hour on Friday, March 24, 2017 starting at 7:30am going through 5:00pm. You MUST hear the explanation before you are permitted to vote!   MEETING LOCATION: CROWNE PLAZA PHOENIX AIRPORT TORQUESE ROOM   In Solidarity,   Randy Griffith GENERAL  CHAIR   […]

EXPRESSJET REPRESENTATION CHANGES

Sisters and Brothers, Recently, Melissa Brennan was assigned to assist on another project with the Union.  While she is working on this project, Sara Gonzales will assume Melissa’s assignments.    Effective immediately:  Sara will be handling all ERJ stations, Marche will continue handling all CRJ stations. Should you have any questions or concerns, please contact your […]

ALASKA-VIRGIN AMERICA SENIORITY TEAM TO MEET

Sisters and Brothers, On April 4, the joint Alaska/Virgin America seniority integration team will be meeting with Joshua Javits, the selected neutral arbitrator to discuss the merging of the two airline’s seniority roster into one roster.  During this meeting, Arbitrator Javits will explain his process to the team and the team will explain any concerns […]

IAM/PSA AIRLINES NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE

Brothers and Sisters, Continuing from the progress of the last session in February, negotiations resumed this week between the IAM and PSA Airlines at the Company’s maintenance facility in Dayton, Ohio.  Your Union negotiating committee was present and again joined by Grand Lodge Representative John Werkmeister.  Present for the Company was Karl Hanisch, DOM and […]

SWISSPORT – PHX UPDATE RATIFICATION VOTE

As you are aware, we announced last week a Tentative Agreement between Swissport Fueling and your negotiating committee. This agreement includes improvements in work rules, hours of service, working conditions, and benefits and wages. Additionally, this agreement will guarantee access to a grievance procedure to resolve disputes going forward.  Without this agreement, there are no […]

IAM / EL AL AIRLINES NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE

The parties convened this week to begin negotiations for your new Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Present for the Union were Andrew Boyd from the City Office, Lenny Costa, Chief Steward from JFK and James M. Samuel, General Chairperson from District Lodge 142.  Attending for the Company were Yossi Benbasset, HR & Admin. Manager and Roger Briton, […]

Association, AA Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiations Update

Sisters and Brothers, The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of March 6th, 2017 in DFW. During this week’s session, the Committee discussed the following Articles: Classifications – We presented the company a complete proposal for the M&R group on this complex article, including QA, Planners & Tech Docs, whose […]

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