As was reported in the Company’s negotiations communication of April 29, the parties were in Chicago for mediation last week.
Our Flying Partners from JFK Council 5 joined our CWA Sisters and Brothers on the Verizon Picket Line Monday in Trenton, New Jersey.
In the upcoming weeks, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will implement new changes to the Known Crewmember (KCM) program for crew members traveling to international destination on personal travel.
Many of you have been waiting for quite some time for resolution of the issue affecting the reduction of your vacation accrual as a result of an Occupational Leave of Absence.
Over the course of the past several days, the company has provided AFA with information and updates on the process of distributing the 787 Settlement Fund.
The NAI scheme threatens our careers and the future of the U.S. aviation industry. This business model allows NAI to cut costs well below industry norms.
AFA is a Union of Flight Attendants standing together as one. 50,000 Flight Attendants at 18 airlines make up the AFA family and as the saying goes, Family comes first.
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The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today praised the introduction of H.R. 5090that would ensure enforcement of the labor provisions in the U.S.-EU Open Skies agreement.
At at the upcoming United MEC Spring Meeting, May 21-22 and 25, 2016, the United AFA MEC Officers will provide updates on issues they have been working on in the time interval since our last meeting.
Late last week United announced their 2016 First Quarter Performance. For the first quarter of 2016, total revenue was $8.2 billion, a decrease of 4.8 percent year-over-year.
Today, we welcome the 69 graduating Members of class of 1611 to the line. Our newest flying partners will be reporting to DCA, IAH, and JFK.
The NAI scheme threatens our careers and the future of the U.S. airline industry. We all need to take the time and contact our elected government officials Today!
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The merged seniority list is compiled as reported to AFA members since the merger of United/Continental/Continental Micronesia was first announced in 2010.
We congratulate the Flight Attendants from Class 1533 on completion of their 180 day probationary period with United Airlines. You have now officially joined the world’s largest Union of Flight Attendants!
The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has tentatively approved Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) application for a foreign air carrier permit. AFA has already voiced our strong opposition to this decision.
In recent days we have been receiving some questions about the application of the Liquid, Aerosol and Gel (LAG) exemption for crew members entering Brazil.
Whether you are a pro at Unimatic or one of our beloved New Hires, we hope that this new section of our website will help you understand the basic Unimatic commands and ensure you have the schedule requirements and flexibility which you may be seeking.
We have been advised bidding for 2016 Purser Recurrent Preference Month has been delayed. Specific information about the delay was not immediately available. Once known, we will share this additional information.