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White Flag has been designated at all locations for Flight Attendants scheduled under the pmCAL Contract for Saturday, September 2, 2017.

Date: September 1, 2017
Type: AFA Article

White Flag has been designated at all locations for Flight Attendants scheduled under the pmCAL Contract for Saturday, September 2, 2017.

As of 11:00 AM CT September 1, 2017, management has designated Saturday, September 2, 2017 as a White Flag Day at all locations for Flight Attendants scheduled under the pmCAL Contract.

After this designation, Flight Attendants straight picking up, (no trading) a pairing originating on September 2 from open time at these locations will qualify for white flag compensation as provided for in Section 4.B.2. of the 2012- 2014 pm CAL Contract.

As outlined in Section 5.G.5.a.(2) of the 2012 – 2014 pmCAL Contract, because White Flag Pay requires a special pay code, the pairing must be picked up manually through a call to Scheduling in order to be paid the applicable special pay rate of time and one-half.  All out of base pick-up rules apply.

White Flag Pay is for hours actually flown.  You must be in position and operate the pairing or, if cancelled, be reassigned for pay protection.

 

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