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OUR JOB IS NOT DONE – Fight Aviation Fatigue!

June 27, 2017 - AFA Article

The House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Committee introduced the FAA Reauthorization Bill (H.R. 2997, the 21st Century AIRR Act) last Wednesday afternoon. 

Safety Alert - New Tarmac Delay App Available on Link

June 27, 2017 - AFA Article

A new Lengthy Tarmac Delay (LTD) app is now available on your link. The icon should now appear on your home screen.

"Stay Linked" iPad Drawing Deadline Friday, June 30

June 27, 2017 - AFA Article

On June 1st, 2017 we launched our system-wide campaign “Stay Linked” in an effort to foster and improve communication with the Membership. 

Company to Award One Month COLA and Jobshare Programs – September 2017

June 27, 2017 - AFA Article

Effective with the September 2017 bid month, all Flight Attendants will be able to participate in a One Month Cola and Jobshare program.  The COLA and Jobshare programs are provided for under Sections 15 and 16 of the Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA).  

Company to Award Four Month Special COLAs September - December 2017

June 27, 2017 - AFA Article

Inflight Scheduling will offer four (4) month Special COLAs ( Company Offered Leave of Absence) effective for the September - December 2017 bid months. 

E-Lines: June 27, 2017

June 27, 2017 - Dear AFA

Company to Award Fout Month Special COLAs September - December 2017, Company to Award One Month COLA and Jobshare Programs - September 2017, "Stay Linked" iPad Drawing Deadline Friday, June 30, Safety Alert - New Tarmac Delay App Available on Link, Our Job is Not Done - Fight Aviation Fatigue!

2017 House FAA Re-Authorization Bill

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

Yesterday, June 22, 2017, the House of Representatives released their first version of the FAA Re-Authorization Bill with enhancements that will benefit the Flight Attendant profession and the traveling public.

You are Invited - AFA Town Hall Meeting to Follow this Year’s BOD Meeting - June 25 in Phoenix

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

AFA leaders will host a Town Hall meeting for all Flight Attendants in the Phoenix area.

Limited Dependent Verification

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

AFA has learned there will be an annual “limited” Dependent Verification process, targeting those who added new dependents during annual enrollment, but did not provide documents to verify those new dependents (unverified dependents only).

Vanguard Target Retirement 2010 Trust Select to combine with Vanguard Target Retirement Income Trust Select on or about July 21, 2017

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

The 2010 Fund has reached a target asset allocation matching the Income Fund and as described in the prospectus, the funds will combine.

[CAL] [CMI] Changes to Pay Claim Submission Procedure

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

Changes in the pay claim submission process for pre-merger CAL and pre-merger CMI Flight Attendants will be complete by July 7, 2017.

Only 8 Days Remain to Enter the “Stay Linked” iPad Drawing

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

On June 1st, 2017 we launched our system-wide campaign “Stay Linked” in an effort to foster and improve communication with the Membership.

Reminder - The 45th Annual Board of Directors Meeting – June 24th in Phoenix, AZ

June 24, 2017 - AFA Article

The 45th Annual AFA Board of Directors (BOD) Meeting will be held tomorrow, Saturday, June 24, 2017

E-Lines: June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017 - Dear AFA

Reminder - The 45th Annual Board of Directors Meeting - June 24th in Phoenix AZ, You’re Invited - AFA Town Hall Meeting to Follow this Year’s BOD Meeting - June 25 in Phoenix, 2017 House FAA Re-Authorization Bill, Limited Dependent Verification, [CAL] [CMI] Changes to Pay Claim Submission Procedure, Vanguard Target Retirement 2010 Trust Select to combine with Vanguard Target Retirement Income Trust Select on or about July 21 2017, Only 8 Days Remain to Enter the “Stay Linked” iPad Drawing

Flight Attendants Cheer Inclusion of Priority Safety and Job Security Initiatives in House FAA Bill

June 23, 2017 - Media Article

Lawmakers Tackle Cabin Crew Fatigue with 10 Hours Minimum Rest

Cabin Jumpseat (CJA) Clarification

June 20, 2017 - AFA Article

Since implementation of Section 3.A. of the Contract, we’ve received a number of reports from you detailing difficulties in gaining access to the Cabin Jumpseat (CJA) on weight restricted flights.

Implementation Date for Common Scheduling Platform Announced

June 20, 2017 - AFA Article

In light of the recent announcement of the implementation date for a common scheduling platform, there have been a number of questions raised regarding the composition of and the work of the Joint Implementation Team (JIT) 

AFA Town Hall Meeting to Follow this Year’s BOD Meeting - June 25 in Phoenix

June 20, 2017 - AFA Article

Following the meeting, AFA leaders will host a Town Hall meeting for all Flight Attendants in the Phoenix area. 

The 45th Annual Board of Directors Meeting - June 24th in Phoenix, AZ

June 20, 2017 - AFA Article

The 45th Annual AFA Board of Directors (BOD) Meeting will be held June 24, 2017 at the Sheraton Grande Phoenix, 340 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix, AZ.

Stay Linked Enter to Win a Free iPad, Deadline June 30, 2017

June 20, 2017 - AFA Article

All AFA Members in good standing, who sign up for AFA E-Lines and Local Council Newsletters through the Stay Linked page on our website, may participate in the drawing to win one of five iPad Tablets.
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