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.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
Today, August 26 is Women’s Equality Day.
Wear your official Red AFA-CWA pin every time you go to work or attend training.
We are One United, Women’s Equality Day, Show Your AFA-CWA Pride, Follow Us on Twitter @AFAUnitedMEC
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.
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.
We continue to strongly encourage all Flight Attendants to submit safety concerns or events via NASA’s Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS)
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
As we approach September 11th, many of us will begin to plan how we honor the meaning of those who perished that fateful day.
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.
Currently, Category One Councils elections are underway.
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.
Today, August 19, 2016, celebrates the development of aviation in the United States.
Virgin America Flight Attendants announced they have reached a Tentative Agreement (TA) with Virgin America management.