Spring AFA United MEC Meeting and 44th Annual AFA-CWA Board of Directors Concluded,Memorial Day Holiday,We Continue to Strongly Encourage You To Use ASRS Instead of ISAP,Continued Action Needed Contact Your Representative Today! Stop Norwegian Air International! #DenyNAI,Joint Negotiations Resume Next Week in Reston Virginia,Follow Us on Twitter @AFAUnitedMEC
Earlier this week the Seniority Merger Integration Committee reported to the Joint Master Executive Council, including the locally elected presidents of councils representing all 24,000 Flight Attendants.
Effective July 1, 2016, the United Airlines Flight Attendant 401(k) Plan is being updated. While the plan will in many ways be the same as before, there are some important changes including an updated investment menu.
The Spring Regular United Master Executive Council (MEC) Meeting recessed on Sunday, May 22, 2016 to attend the 44th Annual AFA-CWA Board of Directors Meeting.
Your locally elected Presidents represented you as a Member of the AFA-CWA Board of Directors (BOD) Meeting at the Hilton in Atlanta, GA.
The AFA-CWA Executive Board acted to rename United’s Council 5 JFK to Council 6 EWR.
Changes to our 401(k) Plan, Spring AFA United MEC Meeting, 44th Annual AFA Board of Directors Meeting Update, JFK Council 5 transitions to EWR Council 6
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The week was spent trying to resolve the outstanding core issues in the area of Scheduling. The Company and AFA passed concepts to each other through the two mediators who are working with us now.
United Flight Attendants came together yesterday around the system in an incredibly successful showing of solidarity.
This weekend your locally elected leader will be attending the Spring 2016 Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) on May 21, 22,and 25, 2016. The Spring Regular Meeting will be held in conjunction with the AFA-CWA 44th Annual Board of Directors (BOD) Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia.
Turbulence is an occupational hazard that we all take very seriously. As warmer weather and summer months are upon us it is a good time to remember that on every flight safety comes first.
AFA continues to work on a path forward with the FAA and United for a ISAP Memorandum Of Understanding (MOU) renewal, however we continue to strongly encourage all Flight Attendants to submit safety concerns or events via NASA’s Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS).
The search continues for Egypt Air flight MS804 after it disappeared from radar enroute from Paris to Cairo early Thursday morning, May 12, 2016.
June 7, 2016 is the deadline to elect Safeware coverage for your Link for the period June 8, 2016-June 7, 2017.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016, the National Mediation Board(NMB) announced that GoJet Flight Attendants voted to join the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA).
Day of Action: Together We Will Achieve a Joint Contract,Spring 2016 Regular
Meeting of the United MEC & 44th Annual AFA-CWA BOD,Warmer Weather = Turbulence,We Continue to Strongly Encourage You To Use
ASRS,Link - Safeware,Egypt Air Flight MS804,Joint
Negotiations Concluded This Week in Virginia,Industry Update: GoJet Flight Attendants Join AFA-CWA,Follow us on Twitter
GoJet Flight Attendants today joined the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA). In a union representation election that concluded today, the National Mediation Board (NMB) announced that 83 percent of the voters elected AFA as their collective bargaining representative.
United Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO (AFA), will protest at more than 14 major airports around the world on Thursday, May 19, as they press for an industry-leading contract in the midst of record profits.
Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) International President Sara Nelson today wrote an open letter to Jennifer Lopez calling for cancellation of a Qatar Airways event that contradicts the singer’s ‘Ain’t Your Mama’ women’s rights message.