United management has implemented a NRPS (positive space) travel program for the DCA and JFK domiciles as a result of the a winter storm.
United Airlines expects to dip into its cash pile to help fund the purchase of new aircraft this year and rely less on debt financing, reflecting the U.S. airline industry's dramatic financial turnaround, the carrier's Chief Financial Officer John Rainey said in an interview.
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Support from a trained peer may prove helpful. AFA EAP assists Members, their families and partners deal with concerns on and off the job. No one ever needs to be alone in finding solutions to their problems.
Our merger seniority integration process has begun, according to the AFA-CWA Constitution and Bylaws, Policy Manual Section X.
Our Flight Attendant Union's history is closely intertwined with that of women's rights.
Daylight savings "Spring Forward" begins Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 0200 for the United States and Canada.
Members of The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) will assemble on Capitol Hill Wednesday in their continued effort to push Congress to oppose granting Fast Track Authority for secretly negotiated trade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
The United AFA Communication Committee is in the final stages of upgrading the E-Lines newsletter system to a more reliable, faster and more economical server. In preparation for this upgrade we require all current subscribers to E-Lines to verify and update their information in order to receive the E-Lines Newsletter after the relocation has occurred.
The United MEC website includes a Flight Attendant Calendar to assist in making life as a Flight Attendant a little less hectic.
As we all know, during the operation, flight schedules can fall apart, and while frustrating, reassignments are part of our job. To protect our rights during reassignment, the company is obligated to follow the provisions outlined in our Contract.
The company has announced they will be offering 30-Day ANP for the April 2015 (04/01/15 – 04/30/15) schedule month. The number and locations to which 30-day ANP will be awarded have not yet been determined.
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Just as you check your DSPLOF screens often, we encourage you to review your work history (FDWH/file number) and your points record (RECORD/file number) regularly.
This past weekend many media outlets reported on a video claimed to be produced by Somalia's al-Qaida-linked rebel group al-Shabab.
If you think the air travel experience generally stinks now, consider what it was like before smoking was banned on domestic flights 25 years ago.
The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) is pushing for improved air quality in aircraft cabins to protect both the crew and the passengers.
Dear Mr. Smisek, I have not yet heard from you regarding my letter of February 13, 2015, but your employees who have read it are coming forward to describe their deteriorating working conditions.
Whenever I speak to people about what I do for a living, most seem to assume the money is pretty good. I did, too, before I became a flight attendant.