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401(k) Direct and Company Matching Contributions – Process Changed in July 2016

August 30, 2016 - AFA Article

In July of this year, changes were made to our 401(k) Retirement plans whereby Fidelity became responsible for calculating employer contributions to the plan. 

E-Lines: August 30, 2016

August 30, 2016 - Dear AFA

CNA Long Term Care – Notice of Premium Due (August 2016),401(k) Direct and Company Matching Contributions – Process Changed in July 2016,One United - JCBA implementation Framework 

One United - JCBA implementation framework

August 27, 2016 - AFA Article

Now that Flight Attendants have voted to ratify a Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) we are beginning the work needed to implement the new contract and finally bring all United Flight Attendants together into a single team. AFA and United will work closely on the JCBA implementation, and we will keep you informed as we do so.

MEC Officers

August 26, 2016 - AFA Article

On September 6, 2016 the three pre-merger MECs will be called together for a Special Meeting to merge the MECs and address all of the necessary transition issues associated with doing so. The meeting is open to active members in good standing.

MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Report lock icon

August 26, 2016 - Report

MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Report

CNA Long Term Care – Notice of Premium Due (August 2016)

August 26, 2016 - AFA Article

In the first part of August 2016, CNA insurance company mailed letters to approximately 900 United employees and retirees, some of whom are not Flight Attendants, who are enrolled in Long Term Care Insurance.

We are One United

August 26, 2016 - AFA Article

Now that we have a ratified and signed contract, operating as one union to implement/enforce our contract will ensure the issues that matter to all of us at work are addressed.

Women’s Equality Day

August 26, 2016 - AFA Article

Today, August 26 is Women’s Equality Day.

Show Your AFA-CWA Pride

August 26, 2016 - AFA Article

Wear your official Red AFA-CWA pin every time you go to work or attend training.

E-Lines: August 26, 2016

August 26, 2016 - Dear AFA

We are One United, Women’s Equality Day, Show Your AFA-CWA Pride, Follow Us on Twitter @AFAUnitedMEC

AFA United MEC Safety, Health and Security Committee Training

August 23, 2016 - AFA Article

This week our flying partners from BOS, CLE, DCA, EWR, IAH, LHR, ORD and SFO successfully completed two days of our AFA United MEC Safety, Health and Security annual training. 

Final Reminder: United’s Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption CBT Required by August 31

August 23, 2016 - AFA Article

As a final reminder, Completion of United’s Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption policy Computer Based Training (CBT) is required by August 31, 2016, and is estimated to take approximately thirty (30) minutes to complete. 

Use ASRS Instead of ISAP

August 23, 2016 - AFA Article

We continue to strongly encourage all Flight Attendants to submit safety concerns or events via NASA’s Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS)

E-Lines: August 23, 2016

August 23, 2016 - Dear AFA

AFA United MEC Safety Health and Security Committee Training,Final Reminder: United’s Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption CBT Required by August 31,Use ASRS Instead of ISAP

September 11, 2001 - 15 Years Later - We Remember

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

As we approach September 11th, many of us will begin to plan how we honor the meaning of those who perished that fateful day.

First Year Anniversary Pay Increases

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

We are receiving a number of questions from our newest Members as to when the change in salary becomes effective as well as requests for clarification as to when the pay increase will appear in their paychecks.

Local Council Elections Underway

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

Currently, Category One Councils elections are underway.

2016 Get Out the Vote - Register to Vote!

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

America is just months away from electing a new President. On November 8th each of us will cast ballots for President and one-third of the United States Senate.

National Aviation Day

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

Today, August 19, 2016, celebrates the development of aviation in the United States.

Industry Update: Virgin America Flight Attendants Reach Tentative Agreement

August 19, 2016 - AFA Article

Virgin America Flight Attendants announced they have reached a Tentative Agreement (TA) with Virgin America management. 
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