Jul 23 - On Friday, July 18, 2014 Jay Heppner, ALPA United Master Executive Council Chairmen, hosted a
meeting in Chicago at the Airline Pilot Association (ALPA) offices. The intent of the meeting was to reignite the Union Coalition behind
issues of common interest for the benefit of all United employees.
Jul 23 - On Friday, July 18, our Represented Union Leaderships met together in Chicago and achieved a significant milestone, agreeing to form a United Airlines Union Coalition to collectively address the significant issues we all face working at the new United Airlines.
Jul 23 - United Airlines has repeatedly put workers at Newark Liberty International Airport in danger of being injured by falls or by falling objects and other workplace hazards, the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration said today.
Jul 22 - Today, United has suspended flights to and from TLV (Tel Aviv, Israel) until further notice.
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Jul 22 - On October 1, United Airlines is planning to outsource 630 gate agent jobs at 12 airports to companies that pay near-poverty level wages.
As a result hundreds of employees who formerly made middle-class, living wages will be forced to transfer to other cities, take early retirement or seek employment elsewhere.
Jul 19 - Twenty-five years after United Flight 232 cartwheeled down a runway airport here, the video of the DC-10 crashing and burning still brings a hushed silence from those watching.
Jul 18 - We’ve heard from many of you expressing your concerns regarding the
problems we, along with the passengers in our care, are experiencing
with United’s poor operational performance.
Jul 18 - As a result of recent discussions between United management and AFA,
Flight Attendants currently domiciled at DEN, LAX & ORD who were
awarded transfers on July 3 &17, 2014 who have not yet accepted
these transfers may elect to decline their transfer and remain at their
current domicile of DEN, LAX or ORD.
Jul 18 - United Continental Holdings, Inc. will hold their quarterly conference call on Thursday, July 24, at 9:30am CDT.
Jul 18 - The self-service direct deposit tool under MyInfo on United's Flying
Together Website will be unavailable from now until Monday, July 21,
Jul 18 - Recently we have received questions regarding the Commuter Policy in our Contract (pages 254-257).
Jul 18 - Twenty-five years after the tragic crash of United Airlines flight 232
claimed the lives of one infant, dozens of passengers and one fellow Flight
Attendant, the Association of Flight Attendants –CWA (AFA) continues to
advocate for the use of child safety seats for all children under the age of
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Jul 17 - United Airlines’ prolonged underperformance in revenue generation relative to its US network airline peers has led to growing questions about United’s management of its network, and if certain hubs should be eliminated altogether.
July 16 - Today we met with United
management and, after significant discussion, share an understanding to
postpone the announced notice of surplus that would be effective for the
October 2014 schedule month.
July 16 - Beginning July 18, 2014, A Flight Attendant may drop the last segment
of an ID to another Flight Attendant who is on a day off, and from the
July 16 - Summer time often means full flights, thunderstorms and irregular
situations. It is also a good time to review the single most important
job we have - to ensure our responsibilities are met concerning the
safety and security of our passengers and other crewmembers in our
July 16 - As a result of discussions between the Company and AFA, the parties have
agreed to a settlement on MEC 8-09 – Flight Time versus Holding Time
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