AFA Flight Attendants to Rally in Pittsburgh Today
November 17, 2004
Demonstration to Support Nationwide Strike Resolution
PITTSBURGH - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA will hold a rally at 5:45 p.m. today in front of the Pittsburgh Hilton to demonstrate support for passage by the union’s Board of Directors of a resolution calling for a nationwide strike should any one of its contracted carriers abrogate its collective bargaining agreement. The resolution was passed unanimously yesterday by Board members meeting in Pittsburgh. The rally will feature AFA International President Patricia Friend and members of the union.
WHO: Association of Flight Attendants-CWA International President Patricia Friend and union members.
WHAT: Rally in support of union call for strike.
WHEN: 5:45 p.m. Wednesday, November 17, 2004.
WHERE: In front of Pittsburgh Hilton, 600 Commonwealth Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
More than 46,000 flight attendants join together to form AFA, the world’s largest flight attendant union. AFA is part of the 700,000 member strong Communications Workers of America, AFL-CIO. Visit us at www.afanet.org.