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Association of Flight Attendants-CWA United Master Executive Council

Committee Information

About the MEC Safety, Health and Security Committee.

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.

Safety Reports

AFA Safety Report

This report is sent to your Local Council.

NASA's Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS)

Avaition professionals submit reports to the ASRS when they are involved in, or observe, an incident or situation in which aviation safety may have been compromised. All submissions are voluntary and reports sent to the ASRS are held in strict confidence. Please provide your Local Council with copies of any reports that you submitted to ASRS by dropping those in your Local Council mailbox in the domicile. More about ASRS


This report is sent to United. Check the box to copy-in AFA.

Latest News

Early Boarding – Accommodating Special Needs Passengers & Complying with FARs

June 21, 2016 - AFA Article

Crew Verification and Flight Attendant FAA Minimum Crew Compliance Clarification

June 17, 2016 - AFA Article


June 3, 2016 - AFA Article

We Continue to Strongly Encourage You To Use ASRS

May 20, 2016 - AFA Article


May 20, 2016 - AFA Article

Changes to Known Crewmember While Personal Traveling International

May 6, 2016 - AFA Article

Alert: AFA Now Excluded from ISAP

May 5, 2016 - AFA Article

Special E-Lines: May 05, 2016

May 5, 2016 - Dear AFA

Safety Reporting – Exercise Caution when Submitting Reports

May 3, 2016 - AFA Article

Known Crewmember While Traveling International

April 29, 2016 - AFA Article

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March 22, 2016 - Dear AFA

State Department Worldwide Travel Alert

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E-Lines: November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 - Dear AFA

If You See Something, Say Something.

November 21, 2015 - AFA Article

Remain Vigilant

November 17, 2015 - AFA Article