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(CAL) Special COLAs for June

April 26, 2017 - AFA Article

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. 

Flight Attendant Union Praises Introduction of Legislation to Stop Outsourcing of U.S. Aviation Jobs

April 26, 2017 - AFA Media Release

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.

Warmer Weather = Turbulence

April 25, 2017 - AFA Article

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.

Day of Action Supporting Our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa Airlines

April 25, 2017 - AFA Article

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. 

Welcome New Hire Class 1705

April 25, 2017 - AFA Article

Today we welcome the 49 graduating Members of class 1705 to the line.

E-Lines: April 25, 2017

April 25, 2017 - Dear AFA

Welcome New Hire Class 1705,Warmer Weather = Turbulence,Day of Action Supporting Our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa Airlines

Policy Changes - Report Discrepancies to Your Union

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

Recently, United implemented a policy change that placed a sixty (60) minute restriction on the booking of crews on flights with limited availability.

MEC Officer Letter - Lean on Each Other - Safety First

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

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.

Mesa Airlines - Day of Action - April 25, 2017

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

Join us April 25th, in uniform, to stand in solidarity with our Sisters and Brothers at Mesa.

Paris Shooting - Heightened Security

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

At approximately 9:30 pm (local time) on Thursday, April 20th, French law enforcement closed the Champs Elysees to traffic and pedestrians.

Galley Pay, Premium Positions, and Language Qualifications

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

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.

MEC Website - Flight Attendant Alert Center Reminder

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

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. 

Update Link to iOS 10.3.1

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

The LINK update to iOS 10.3.1 is now authorized and you should plan for the update.

New Procedures for Departing Crew at Rome, Italy (FCO)

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

Recently the Airport Authority in Rome, Italy (FCO) implemented new procedures for working Flight Attendants and Pilots departing the country.

Lost, Stolen or Surrendered Passport Procedures

April 21, 2017 - AFA Article

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.

Lean on Each Other - Safety First

April 21, 2017 - MEC President Letter

The past two weeks have been challenging on the front lines of our airline, whether at work or in our communities at home.

E-Lines: April 21, 2017

April 21, 2017 - Dear AFA

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

ALERT: Paris Shooting 4-20-17

April 20, 2017 - AFA Article

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. 

Welcome New Hire Class 1704

April 18, 2017 - AFA Article

Today we welcome the 54 graduating Members of class 1704 to the line.

(CAL, CMI) Reminder - CCS Schedule Sharing

April 18, 2017 - AFA Article

Effective May 3, 2017, Pre-Merger CAL and CMI Flight Attendants will have the ability to view (share) each other’s schedules in CCS.
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