Council 26 HKG Newsletter
AFA Council 26 Newsletter
Council 26 Newsletter

July 11, 2017

Newsletter Contents
Scheduling Update August 2017

Summer Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council In Newark

Inflight Service App

"Stay Linked" Extended

AFA Reminder Quick Links

Greetings Council 26,

We apologize for the delay in the monthly zenlines but we were experiencing technical difficulties.

 Scheduling Update August 2017

August is a 30day month starting July 31st  and ending August 29th.

We have the base (4 positions) to Ord, Sfo and Sin including 1 position id’s on these trips




NonLang position












Line average










Breakdown of flying:

Ord        :      All positions

Sfo          :      All positions

Sin          :      All positions

** All info subject to change

Please  remember to delete all unwanted OFR request!

Scheduling Committee:

Rob Lutsch, Sandy Travis, Mei Char and Sheela Pragasam


2017 Summer Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council

The 2017 Summer Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) is scheduled to take place July 25-27, 2017, at the Hilton Newark Airport Hotel, 1170 Spring St., Elizabeth, NJ 07201.  I will be joined by the 15 other Local Council Presidents from around our system, we will address the business of our Union and the issues that are important to the Membership. 

We encourage each Member to witness the democratic process and join us for the MEC meeting if you are in the Newark area. The MEC Meeting Agenda will be posted on on the AFA website. To view the agenda you will need to login to your secure Members only area on our website. Complimentary airport shuttle is available from the AirTrain station P-4.

For additional information please visit our website. 


Inflight Service App CBT Deadline, September 6, 2017

As a reminder, Computer Based Training (CBT) for the recently developed Inflight Customer Service App is now available from the Take-off Learning Network home page. Mandatory completion of this CBT is required by September 6, 2017.  To access the CBT click on your “to do” list, located on the top of the page.

The CBT introduces the features of the Sales and Customer Issue Resolution app. The CBT is not available through your Link, and must be completed on a laptop or desktop computer.  The system will automatically verify your completion and you can confirm completion of the CBT through your transcript on the Learning Network.  Flight Attendants will receive one (1) hour of training pay for completing the CBT.

If you have difficulty accessing the CBT, contact the Help Desk Support Team in one of two ways:  By telephone at 1-877-825-3729, opt. 7 or by e-mail at


"Stay Linked" Free iPad Drawing - Deadline Extended to July 14, 2017

We have learned that delivery of the supply of Got Link? bag tags were delayed in their delivery to at least two of our Local Councils.  In order to ensure equal participation by all of our Members, it has been determined that we will extend the deadline to enter until July 14, 2017.  All AFA Members in good standing, who sign up for AFA E-Lines and Local Council Newsletters through the Stay Linked page on our website, may participate in the drawing to win one of five iPad Tablets. Even if you’re already receiving E-Lines and Local Newsletters, you can participate, as long as you enter to win.  To register, click the “StayLinked” banner on our website and fill out the form by midnight, July 14, 2017, CST.  On July 19th, five names will be randomly drawn to determine the lucky iPad winners.


AFA REMINDER QUICK LINKS click for information :


Happy Flying!

In Solidarity,

Your Council 26 Officers



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