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Dear AFA: September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014 - Dear AFA

Recall of the 111 and Voluntary Furloughed Flight Attendants,2014 Enhanced Early Out is a Two Part Process,Aflac Fall Open Enrollment,Minimum Crew Violations & ISAP Program,Industry Update: United Maintenance Instructors Ratify New Joint Labor Agreement

AFA's 2014 Enhanced Early Out Program Q & A

September 15, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 15 - AFA 2014 Enhanced Early Out Program Q & A

United Recalls ALL Furloughed Flight Attendants

September 15, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 15 - Today’s announcement by AFA and United on the details of an Enhanced Early Out Program provides options for Flight Attendants and represents a commitment on the part of the airline to promote operational integration that recognizes the contributions of Flight Attendants to the success of our airline.

Flight Attendant Union and United Airlines Announce Unprecedented Early Out Program for Flight Attendants

September 15, 2014 - AFA Media Release

Sept 15 - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) and United Airlines today announced a one-time opportunity for Flight Attendants to voluntarily separate from the company with a payment up to $100,000.

Special Dear AFA: September 15, 2014

September 15, 2014 - Dear AFA

AFA and United Announce Enhanced Early Out Program for Flight Attendants

AFA and United Announces Enhanced Early Out Program for Flight Attendants

September 15, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 15 - As a result of on-going discussions between the leadership of United and AFA, we are pleased to announce today the immediate offer of an Enhanced Early Out Program for Flight Attendants.

Dear AFA: September 12, 2014

September 12, 2014 - Dear AFA

Call to Action – Keep Voice Calls Off the Plane,September 11 2014,JNC Update

We Remember. We Will Never Forget.

September 11, 2014 - MEC President Letter

Sept 11 - That seemingly normal day changed the world and our lives as Flight Attendants forever.  That day we lost 35 Flight Attendants, Pilots and Customer Service Representatives.

Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony

September 9, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 9 - On September 10th, the leaders of the U.S. House and Senate will present a Congressional Gold Medal in honor of the Fallen Heroes of 9/11. 

Dear AFA: September 09, 2014

September 9, 2014 - Dear AFA

September 11th Events,September 11th Safety and Security Awareness,Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony,Expanded use of PED Internationally,Bins Bags & Exit Rows – FAR 121.585 & 121.589

MEC Reserve Committee Report

September 8, 2014 - Report

MEC Reserve Committee Report

MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Report lock icon

September 8, 2014 - Report

Sept 5 - MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Report

Expanded Use of PEDs Delayed

September 7, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 7 - Until further notice, gate-to-gate PED usage is only allowable on flights operating within the United States, including its territories (Guam, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, etc.).  Information contained in the Flight Attendant Operations Manual provides additional information.

Tickets Now Available for AFA’s Special Screening of The Rugby Player Documentary

September 7, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 7 - Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 1830 Eastern, AFA-CWA International will be hosting a reception for our Members, Executive Board, Allied Organizations, White House and Congressional representatives and the greater Washington DC community. This event will also include a special screening of The Rugby Player documentary. 

Safety Demo Life Vests

September 6, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 6 - We are receiving numerous reports about the demo life vests being cut to widen the neck/collar area.

Flight Deck Access

September 6, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 6 - Recently we have received some inquiries requesting clarification on the Flight Deck Two-Person Rule; specifically who is allowed to accomplish this task. 

Dear AFA: September 05, 2014

September 5, 2014 - Dear AFA

Aflac Open Enrollment,Flight Deck Access,Safety Demo Life Vests,Personal Strategies for Approaching the Thirteenth Anniversary of September 11th,Tickets Now Available for AFA’s Special Screening of The Rugby Player Documentary,Alliant Credit Union Update

Skin Cancer Risk Is Higher For Flight Attendants and Pilots

September 3, 2014 - Media Article

Sept 3 - Pilots and flight attendants are twice as likely to suffer from the skin cancer melanoma when compared to the general population, according to a new Journal of the American Medical Association study.

Airlines Among Strongest Stocks in 2014

September 3, 2014 - Media Article

Sept 3 - Airlines have been among the strongest stocks so far in 2014, easily beating broad measures such as the Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average. 

Industry News: The New American Airlines Flight Attendants’ Union Receives Certification

September 3, 2014 - AFA Article

Sept 3 - Today, the National Mediation Board (NMB) certified the Association of Professional Flight Attendants (APFA) as the sole Union representing the combined Flight Attendant workgroup at the New American Airlines.
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