Reserves Returning from Sick Leave (Section 8.F.4.)
November 6, 2018
In this article, we clarify the assignment procedures specific to Flight Attendants who are on Reserve and are returning from Sick Leave prior to a day of availability. As a reminder, once on Sick Leave, Flight Attendants remain on rolling Sick Leave status until they call to take themselves off Sick Leave.
Flight Attendants not based in GUM must call the FAST team to return from Sick Leave status. (GUM based Flight Attendants must call GUM Crew Scheduling.) Depending on when the Flight Attendant calls off Sick Leave relative to the Reserve Preferencing assignment process, a separate call to Crew Scheduling may be necessary in order to receive her/his Reserve assignment for the following day: