The Senate has acted to move forward with a vote on Fast Track legislation. Now, more than ever, we need calls focused on the House where the real fight will take place. Calls to the Senate are encouraged, but strategically we need to focus our efforts in the House.
Senate to Move Forward with Vote on Fast Track Legislation #RingYourRep
“I Never Thought This Would Happen To Me,” these are the first words The CAUSE Foundation usually hears when a Flight Attendant contacts them for assistance. Since their inception over 21 years ago, CAUSE has granted over $5 million to Flight Attendants who are unable to work due to illness, injury or disability.
The company’s decision to utilize the higher line averages provided for in Section 9.A.3. of the Contract is resulting in Flight Attendants being awarded lines of flying that may, in some cases, exceed their monthly flight time maximum. This may be the result of the actual line value because the 95 flight time maximum limitation does not apply to line construction or the result of your awarded line value in combination with an existing overlap ID into the new schedule month.
The company informed our Pursers that beginning with the June schedule month they will be revising the Crew Rest Policy.
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Continue in Houston
This week our flying partners from BOS, LHR, ORD, HNL, FRA, DCA, BOS, and NRT successfully completed two days of Communication Training.
Today marks the 85th anniversary of the first Flight Attendant, Ellen Church. Ellen was a registered pilot and nurse, but wasn't granted the ability to fly.
Recent reports from the Customer Service Training (CST) classes at CQ indicate that management is in the process of making plans for class number 20, starting in August 2015.
We are aware that there are a number of participants in the 2014 Enhanced Early Out Program (EEOP) who have not yet been assigned exit dates.
This week in United’s Inflight Services Weekly (ISW), management announced upcoming flying changes at Houston (IAH) as a result of the expected deliveries of the Boeing 787-900 aircraft
United has recently made announcements of aircraft acquisitions
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We are still receiving inquires requesting clarification of which United reporting system applies to which circumstance.
As you know, for some time now we have been dealing with management’s decision to alter the staffing on the three class 767MI aircraft which reduced the number of Flight Attendants in the economy cabin to a maximum of three at full staffing levels.
In a 52-45 vote on Tuesday afternoon, the United States Senate threw a wrench in the Fast Track authority for Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) plan that would have relinquished constitutional responsibility to determine trade policy, review and amend trade pacts, and fix any problems that could seriously harm the U.S. economy.
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2015 United Annual
Stockholder Meeting,Let’s Stand Together and Flight Human Trafficking, Next Week Joint Negotiations Resume in Houston
In 2009 Airline Ambassador International’s (AAI) humanitarian team rescued an abandoned 3 ½ year old girl who had been struggling on her own in Cambodia all her life.
If you own United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) Common Stock, either directly or through your 401(k), you can vote or direct the trustee (Evercore Trust Company) how to vote your UAL shares on the matters brought before the shareholders at the 2015 annual UAL Stockholder Meeting.