Our United MEC Safety, Health & Security Committee monitors and participates in accident/incident investigations; participates in monthly safety meetings with the company; participates in congressional hearings dealing with Flight Attendant safety and health issues; participates in designing cabin interiors of new and reconfigured aircraft; coordinates with United's Initial and Continuing Qualification (CQ) training programs to ensure consistency with FAA and AFA-CWA objectives; and maintains an MEC Safety, Health & Security database.
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Please be advised of the following change to KCM policy regarding crewmember access through the KCM access points.
Currently, our MEC Safety, Health & Security Committee is in discussion with United management, other Unions and our AFA International Office to ensure that internal corporate policies and procedures throughout our company, indeed the industry, set the highest standards for the safety and security of our Members and the traveling public.
We would like to commend our Sisters and Brothers at pre-merger Continental for their actions in defusing the situation on flight 1074 that departed Washington Dulles airport headed for Denver on Monday, March 16, 2015. The flight returned to the airport because of a passenger who tried to rush toward the flight deck door.
As a way to ensure the safety of crew and passengers is not compromised a fatigue policy was instituted in 1998 by United Airlines. We want to review the company policy on fatigue, how it may pertain to you, and the procedure to follow.
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.
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Threats: Situational Awareness,Check Your
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ALERT: A video purported to be by Somalia's al-Qaida-linked rebel group al-Shabab that has urged Muslims to attack shopping malls in the U.S., Canada, Britain, France and other Western countries.
With the company’s addition of the extended overhead bins on the Airbus fleet, we have identified a design flaw with these extended bins the aircraft cabin temperature probes. The probes on the Airbus fleet are being obstructed and are unable to determine a correct cabin temperature.
As many of you know the company, in an effort to conserve fuel and reduce costs, made changes to the Airbus fleet in regards to how the Pilots are to operate the heating and cooling systems on the ground and inflight.
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