The U.S. Embassy in Berlin and consulates in Frankfurt and Munich issued
a Security Message, of upcoming demonstrations in several German
United management has implemented a NRPS (positive space) travel program
for BOS, DCA and JFK domiciles as a result of severe weather in the
2014 Profit Sharing payments will be made to all eligible employees on February 13, 2015.
This year’s Profit Sharing elections can be made through January 26,
2015 at 12:00 pm CST.
Please encourage your family, friends and flying partners to make their
calls. We must make it clear to our elected Representatives that we
expect them to oppose Fast Track for the TPP.
Flight Attendants who elected to receive their W-2s electronically may now access their W-2 forms.
United announced a $1.97 billion profit
for the full year of 2014, which has triggered our Contractual Profit
Sharing Program. Section 5.J. of our Contract provides a payout when
adjusted pretax earnings at United Airlines exceeds $10 million dollars.
ACTION: No Fast
Track for Trans-Pacific Partnership Call Your Representatives,United 2014 Pre
Tax Earning Triggers Contractual Profit Sharing Plan,Profit Sharing
Election Window Closes January 25
W-2 Available,Local Meetings
and Winter Regular MEC Meeting: January 27-29,Joint Negotiations
This Week,E-Lines Newsletter Update
Joint Contract Negotiations Update
“Fast Track” legislation is expected to come before Congress in
March. AFA-CWA, working with a coalition of more than 100 organizations,
is fighting back and urging Congress to oppose Fast Track. AFA and CWA
have are encouraging members to call Congress starting January 27 and
through the remainder of the week to tell Congress that Fast Track must
The deadline for the 2015 Union Plus Scholarship application is January 31, 2015, and this scholarship is open to any student who is attending or planning to attend a college or university.
January 20, 2015, Delta Air Lines announced their 2014 pre-tax fourth-quarter profit, excluding special charges, amounted to $1.0 billion, more than $474 million more in the same period in 2013.
United Continental Holdings, Inc. will hold their quarterly conference call on Thursday, January 22, at 9:30am CST. Those interested in listening in can do so via United's live webcast.
Please keep in mind that if NO election is made, you will receive your profit sharing as a cash payment subject to all applicable state, federal and local income tax withholdings. We anticipate that United will once again make the payment mid-February.
Now is the time to stand together, make our voices heard, and advocate
for a Contract that is rewarding and sets the highest benchmark for all
AFA Disapproved Hotels and Transportation Vendors
Henry Binder is among a legion of customers unhappy with United’s execution more than four years into the merger with Continental Airlines.
Third Round EEOP Travel Purchase Deadline,United Will Announce 2014 Fourth-Quarter Financial Results,Profit Sharing Election Window Open through January 25,FAOM Revision #13 - Effective February 1,Union Plus Scholarship Deadline,Joint Negotiations Continue in Houston This Week
ALERT: Brazil - On January 19, 2015, rolling power blackouts occurred in 10 states across Brazil which included Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, as well as the Federal District, at approximately 1500 local time.
Local Meetings and Winter Regular MEC Meeting: January 27-29, Profit Sharing Election Window Open through January 25 2015, Electronic W-2 Tax Forms, E-Lines Newsletter Update, AFA Salutes Crew of US Airways Flight 1549, Joint Negotiations Continue in Houston Next Week