In accordance with the provisions of Section 15 of the JCBA, the company will be offering a one month Special COLA for the June 2017 bid month.
The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today praised the introduction of Flags of Convenience Don’t Fly Here Act (H.R. 2150) by Representatives Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Rick Larsen (D-MA) and Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ) to ensure foreign air carrier carriers do not undermine labor rights or standards in aviation.
The warmer weather is upon us and with its arrival comes turbulence. This is a good time to remember that safety comes first on every flight.
Today, AFA Members and our allies from other AFL-CIO Unions conducted Informational Picketing at Chicago (ORD), Dallas (DFW), and Phoenix (PHX) to support our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa Airlines who have been in contract negotiations for five years.
Today we welcome the 49 graduating Members of class 1705 to the line.
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Action Supporting Our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa Airlines
Recently, United implemented a policy change that placed a sixty (60) minute restriction on the booking of crews on flights with limited availability.
Read a message from the MEC Officers addressing the events of the past two weeks and commending each of us for our continued professional dedication.
Join us April 25th, in uniform, to stand in solidarity with our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa.
At approximately 9:30 pm (local time) on Thursday, April 20th, French law enforcement closed the Champs Elysees to traffic and pedestrians.
Recent announcements and publications regarding the upcoming implementation of Galley Pay (effective for the May bid month) and introduction of the galley pay ‘app’ for pre-merger United Flight Attendants have generated a number of questions from language qualified Flight Attendants.
Our United AFA MEC Safety, Health and Security Committee together with United's Corporate Safety Department monitor worldwide activity on a daily basis to ensure the safety of our Members.
The LINK update to iOS 10.3.1 is now authorized and you should plan for the update.
Recently the Airport Authority in Rome, Italy (FCO) implemented new procedures for working Flight Attendants and Pilots departing the country.
All Flight Attendants, regardless of where they are based or their pre-merger subsidiary affiliation, are required to carry their passports while on domestic and international flight assignments.
The past two weeks have been challenging on the front lines of our airline, whether at work or in our communities at home.
MEC Officer Letter - Lean on Each Other - Safety First, Policy Changes - Report Discrepancies to Your Union, Mesa Airlines - Day of Action - April 25 2017, Paris Shooting - Heightened Security, MEC Website - Flight Attendant Alert Center Reminder, Galley Pay Premium Positions and Language Qualifications, New Procedures for Departing Crew at Rome Italy (FCO), Update LINK to IOS 10.3.1, Lost Stolen or Surrendered Passport Procedures
At approximately 9:30 pm (local time) on Thursday, April 20th, French law enforcement closed the Champs Elysees to traffic and pedestrians in response to a shooting incident which involved police officers and one known assailant. According to reports the assailant was killed, and unfortunately, one police officer died as well.
Today we welcome the 54 graduating Members of class 1704 to the line.
Effective May 3, 2017, Pre-Merger CAL and CMI Flight Attendants will have the ability to view (share) each other’s schedules in CCS.