As we approach the fourteenth anniversary of September 11th, many of us will begin to plan how we’ll recognize this day. Anniversaries offer an opportunity to acknowledge our memories and experiences, to connect with others who share in them, and to pay tribute to our individual and collective journeys.
As we remember the events on that tragic day in September, fourteen years ago, we are reminded of the many Heroes, all first responders, who were taken away from us. They will always be our Heroes, and will forever bring an extraordinary meaning to the 11th day of September.
Today, we would like to welcome the 52 graduating Members of class of 1527 to the line. They will be reporting to our JFK domicile for orientation on September 10, 2015 and available to fly on September 12, 2015. Please help welcome these new Flight Attendants to our family.
As the Labor Day holiday weekend approaches, we remember that Labor Day is our day. Labor Day is observed the first Monday in September in the United States and Canada. It is a day of festivities dedicated to no man, living or deceased, to no group, race or nation. It is a day dedicated in honor of working people and the social and economic achievements obtained through hard work and solidarity.
Happy Labor Day!
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This afternoon the National Mediation Board informed AFA that mediator Cathy McCann has been assigned to our joint contract negotiations.
As we stated in Friday’s AFA E-Lines due to the continued conflicting challenges of the ISAP program, we have developed a survey to ensure the ISAP program is meeting the needs of Flight Attendants. We have had an overwhelming response and ask that if you have not already done so, please take a moment and fill out our Safety Reporting System Questionnaire available on our website.
As we approach the fourteenth remembrance of September 11th, many of us will begin to plan how we’ll recognize this day.
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AFA United Master Executive Council Safety, Health and Security Committee continue to address issues plaguing our once robust and healthy ISAP program.
Aflac Voluntary Supplemental Insurance Onsite Enrollment will close on August 31, 2015.
Today, we would like to welcome the 47 graduating Members of class 1526 to the line. They will be reporting to our JFK domicile for orientation on September 3, 2015, and available to fly on September 5, 2015. Please help welcome these new Flight Attendants to our family.
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As the company moves forward with changes to the aircraft schedule that are designed to place the right aircraft in the right markets to accommodate passenger demand, this afternoon the company announced plans for the deployment of wide-body aircraft
The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) celebrates the 95th anniversary of the victory of the Women’s Suffrage Movement, the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
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Seventy years ago, the Airline Stewardess Association was formed and began to pave the way for what is today the world’s largest Flight Attendant union, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA).
As Flight Attendants we all know an eight-hour rest does not actually mean we receive eight hours of rest. We are calling on our Representatives to mandate a 10-hour minimum rest rule be added to the Federal Aviation Authorization (FAA) reauthorization bill, which will mirror what the FAA has established for the Pilots.
Since we began our Dear Sam campaign last Friday, we have received hundreds of handwritten Dear Sam messages.