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A Conversation with AFA United MEC President Ken Diaz

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

Last night we sent out a Special AFA E-Lines which included a unscripted video conversation with our AFA United Master Executive Council President Ken Diaz.  

Joint Negotiations Continue in Denver Next Week

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

Joint Negotiations continue next week in Denver

Protect KCM – Compliance with the TSA Prohibited Items List

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

The government-approved Known Crewmember (KCM) program allows Flight Attendants and Pilots at many airlines to enjoy the convenience of expedited security screening. 

Be Cautious – Get the Facts - Don’t Sign Anything

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

There have been reports that there have been a number of misrepresentations to Flight Attendants  by those distributing Union authorization cards. Examples include, “Just sign so you’ll get more information.” Or, “Just sign to show you care about that issue [whatever issue you mention].”

Welcome to our Union Family Class 1522

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

This week we congratulate the Flight Attendants from Class 1522 on completion of their 180 day probationary period with United Airlines.  You have now joined the world’s largest Union of Flight Attendants!

Profit Sharing 401(k) Election Window Closes Monday, February 8th

February 5, 2016 - AFA Article

As a reminder, the Profit Sharing 401 (k) election window will close on Monday, February 8, 2016 at midnight Central Time.  

E-Lines: February 05, 2016

February 5, 2016 - Dear AFA

Welcome to our Union Family Class 1522,A Conversation with AFA United MEC President Ken Diaz,Profit Sharing 401(k) Election Window Closes Monday February 8th,2015 Per Diem Reports Available,Reminder:  FAOM & eFAOM Bulletin #16 Effective Tuesday February 9,Be Cautious – Get the facts.  Don’t Sign Anything,Protect KCM – Compliance with the TSA Prohibited Items List,Joint Negotiations Continue in Denver Next Week,Follow Us on Twitter @AFAUnitedMEC

A Conversation with AFA United MEC President Ken Diaz

February 4, 2016 - MEC President Letter

This video is a non scripted conversation with our AFA United MEC President Ken Diaz about many current important issues pertaining to our Flight Attendant profession. We apologize for the length.

Flight Attendants Applaud FCC, DOT Working Group to Assess Security of Commercial Communication Onboard the Aircraft

February 4, 2016 - AFA Media Release

U.S. aviation and communication regulators announced Friday that they will work together to ensure safe and secure communications onboard commercial aircraft. 

2015 Per Diem Reports Available

February 3, 2016 - AFA Article

The company has posted our 2015 per diem reports on Flying Together.

2015 Per Diem Reports Update

February 2, 2016 - AFA Article

It was expected that our 2015 Per Diem reports would be available on Monday, February 1, 2016. However they were not. United management reported this evening they encountered unexpected problems with the program that generates the Per Diem reports. We hope to have additional details tomorrow.

Flight Attendant Individual Profit Sharing % Update

February 2, 2016 - AFA Article

The 2015 Profit Sharing payments are scheduled to be included in the March 1, 2016 paycheck for all eligible employees.  Profit Sharing payouts will be approximately 13.0029% of your 2015 annual earnings – a significant increase from last year’s 5.6658% payout. 

February 18 Day of Action

February 2, 2016 - AFA Article


ark your calendars! On February 18th the Joint MEC is conducting an ALL CALL to Chicago starting at 2 pm Central.

Local Meetings and Winter Regular MEC Meeting: February 16 - 18

February 2, 2016 - AFA Article

The Winter Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) will take place during the week of February 16, 2016 at the Hyatt Rosemont in Rosemont, IL. Y

Rally for Rest

February 2, 2016 - AFA Article

Flight Attendants' rest should equal pilot rest in order for us to be prepared and rested to do our work as aviation's First Responders.

E-Lines: February 02, 2016

February 2, 2016 - Dear AFA

Flight Attendant Individual Profit Sharing % Update,2015 Per Diem Reports Update,February 18 Day of Action,Local Meetings and Winter Regular MEC Meeting: February 16 – 18,Rally for Rest

Flight Attendants Achieve Introduction of Legislation Aimed at Stopping Human Trafficking

February 2, 2016 - AFA Media Release

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today praised the introduction of the Secure Our Skies Act to fight human trafficking with proper training for aviation workers, led by U.S. Representatives Dina Titus (D-NV-01) and Barbara Comstock (R-VA-10). 

JNC Update: January 27-29, 2016

February 1, 2016 - AFA Article

During this session we responded to the Company with proposals on Hours of Service, Scheduling and Reserve. As was reported after our last session at the NMB Offices, progress was made in reaching agreements on many components of these three critical sections, and we believe our proposals this week continue that movement towards reaching more agreements.

2015 Per Diem Reports

January 30, 2016 - AFA Article

Many of you have contacted your Local Council office searching for information about the release of the 2015 Per Diem Reports.

Welcome to our Union Family Class 1521

January 29, 2016 - AFA Article

This week we would like to congratulate the Flight Attendants from Class 1521 for completing their 180 day probationary period with United Airlines.
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