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January 22, 2020New Option of Pre-Check for Non-Uniform CrewmemberJanuary 21, 2019 — The Transportation Security Administration today announced an expanded option for...new-option-of-pre-check-for-non-uniform-crewmember
January 22, 2020Novel Coronavirus OutbreakJanuary 21, 2020 — The novel coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, in Decembe...novel-coronavirus-outbreak
January 22, 2020Job Share “Split” ReminderFollowing the award of February schedules, we received a number of questions and concerns from Fligh...job-share-split-reminder
January 22, 2020Revision 31 – Safety Changes Require Our AttentionRevision 31 has been released and contains a number of significant safety changes. While Flight Atte...revision-31-safety-changes-require-our-attention
January 22, 2020Cabin Jumpseat Authority- How to Identify the Number of Available JumpseatsWhether Flight Attendants are commuting to/ from work or are leisure traveling, knowing how to deter...cabin-jumpseat-authority-how-to-identify-the-number-of-available-jumpseats
January 22, 2020AFA Voluntary Supplemental Insurance Benefits Open EnrollmentThe Open Enrollment period for AFA Voluntary Supplemental Insurance benefits is right around the cor...afa-voluntary-supplemental-insurance-benefits-open-enrollment
January 22, 2020United’s Fourth Quarter & Full Year Earnings ReportedUnited’s Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings Live Event will be held tomorrow, January 22, 2020.Fo...uniteds-fourth-quarter-full-year-earnings-reported
January 22, 2020Welcome New Hire Class 1931On Tuesday, January 21, 2020, AFA welcomed the 76 graduating Members of Class 1931 to the line. Our ...welcome-new-hire-class-1931
January 22, 2020AFA Negotiations Listening Tour Completed for IAD and ORD – Onward to CLE!Our Negotiating Committee is on the road and has successfully completed the scheduled roadshows in W...afa-negotiations-listening-tour-completed-for-iad-and-ord-onward-to-cle
January 21, 2020E-Lines: January 21, 2020First Trimester CBT Completion - Due January 29 - 2020 – 8 Days to Complete!,Contract 2021 Negotiati...e-lines-january-21-2020
January 21, 2020Contract 2021 Negotiations SURVEY is OPEN!Your Voice Matters! The Contract 2021 Flight Attendant Negotiation Survey is now open.  Fo...contract-2021-negotiations-survey-is-open
January 17, 2020E-Lines: January 17, 2020Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr,Transfers Awarded January 17 - 2020,Bidding for Language Quali...e-lines-january-17-2020
January 17, 2020Union Plus 2020 Scholarship Deadline is January 31, 2020There's Still Time!  Apply for the 2020 Union Plus ScholarshipDon't miss out! There's...union-plus-2020-scholarship-deadline-is-january-31-2020
January 17, 2020First Trimester CBT Completion - Due January 29, 2020As a reminder, the first Trimester CQ CBT is due no later than January 29, 2020 at 2359 CT.  Th...first-trimester-cbt-completion-due-january-29-2020
January 17, 2020MEC Reserve Committee Report – January, 2020The MEC Reserve Committee’s most recent report detailing the topics discussed during ...mec-reserve-committee-report-january-2020
January 17, 2020Line Observer Safety Audit (LOSA) Positions Posted on Flying TogetherComing this week, an opportunity to apply for a LOSA observer position will be posted on Flying Toge...line-observer-safety-audit-losa-positions-posted-on-flying-together
January 17, 2020Changes to Preflight Safety Checks - eFAOM Revision 31eFAOM Revision 31 was announcedin the January 15, 2020 Inflight Services Weekly and became available...changes-to-preflight-safety-checks-efaom-revision-31
January 17, 2020AFA-CWA Union Dues Play a Vital Role in NegotiationsWe all work together to support the programs that benefit and advance our careers and our profession...afa-cwa-union-dues-play-a-vital-role-in-negotiations
January 17, 2020New Hire Class 1930On Tuesday, January 14, 2020, AFA welcomed the 63 graduating Members of class 1926 to the line.new-hire-class-1930
January 17, 2020Systemwide Listening Tour Begins January 20, 2020Beginning January 20, 2020, our Negotiations Committee will be traveling to the twenty-three cities ...systemwide-listening-tour-begins-january-20-2020
January 17, 2020Contract 2021 Flight Attendant Survey Opens Monday, January 20Our AFA Negotiating Committee is gearing up for our Contract 2021 Negotiations! We will be conductin...contract-2021-flight-attendant-survey-opens-monday-january-20
January 17, 2020Winter Regular Scheduled MEC Meeting ConcludesThe Winter 2020 Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) concluded on January 16...winter-regular-scheduled-mec-meeting-concludes
January 17, 2020Bidding for Language Qualified Lines of FlyingIn light of the recent bidding enhancements for Flight Attendants, a trend needs to be brought to th...bidding-for-language-qualified-lines-of-flying
January 17, 2020Transfers Awarded January 17, 2020System Transfers were awarded today to nine bases on the system as follows:transfers-awarded-january-17-2020
January 15, 2020UnionPlus Free College BenefitThe Union Plus Free College Benefit makes it possible for you and your family members to earn an ass...unionplus-free-college-benefit
January 15, 2020The CAUSE Foundation® “Read and Relax StayCation” Paid Trip Drop Contest”The CAUSE Foundation® is providing another paid trip drop contest!  This time all that is neede...the-cause-foundation-read-and-relax-staycation-paid-trip-drop-contest
January 15, 20202019 Reserve Christmas Wish List StatisticsA total of 282 Christmas Wish List (CWL) requests were granted to Reserves during the 2019 Wish List...2019-reserve-christmas-wish-list-statistics
January 15, 2020@afaunitedmec on Instagram, Twitter and FacebookOur efforts are directed at reaching every Flight Attendant and to provide platforms for our Members...afaunitedmec-on-instagram-twitter-and-facebook
January 15, 2020Vacation Buy Back & 401(k) Deferral – Payments on February 1, 2020 Pay AdviceDuring the Election process for 2020 Vacation Bidding the Company offers a vacation buy back option,...vacation-buy-back-401k-deferral-payments-on-february-1-2020-pay-advice
January 15, 2020Central Schedule Committee (CSC) Reports – February 2020 Bid MonthCentral Schedule Committee’s most recent report detailing their activities in the development of the...central-schedule-committee-csc-reports-february-2020-bid-month
January 15, 2020Contractual Protections Salary Continuation Rapid Re-accrual Medical ArbitrationFlight Attendants on sick leave, medical leave or any Occupational absence should be aware of the sa...contractual-protections-salary-continuation-rapid-re-accrual-medical-arbitration
January 15, 2020Day One 2020 Winter AFA United MEC MeetingThe Winter Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) began in Chicago today. If you are i...day-one-2020-winter-afa-united-mec-meeting
January 15, 2020Sign-up to Receive Contract 2021 Negotiations NewsSign up now and encourage all Flight Attendants to subscribe to Contract 2021 Negotiations News...sign-up-to-receive-contract-2021-negotiations-news
January 15, 2020Mark Your Calendars! Systemwide Listening Tour Begins January 20, 2020Beginning January 20, 2020, our Negotiations Committee will be traveling to the twenty-three cities ...mark-your-calendars-systemwide-listening-tour-begins-january-20-2020
January 15, 2020Contract Negotiations Survey Opens January 20, 2020Our AFA Negotiating Committee is gearing up for our Contract 2021 Negotiations! We will be conductin...contract-negotiations-survey-opens-january-20-2020
January 15, 2020“ANY FA” Bid Position has Launched on Monthly Line Bid ScreenEffective with the current bidding period for the February 2020 bid month, there is an additional op...any-fa-bid-position-has-launched-on-monthly-line-bid-screen
January 14, 2020E-Lines: January 14, 2020 “Any FA” Bid Position has Launched, Contract Negotiations Survey Opens January 20th 2020,Mark...e-lines-january-14-2020
January 10, 2020E-Lines: January 10, 2020Contract Negotiations Survey Opens January 20 - 2020,Sign-up to Receive Contract 2021 Negotiations N...e-lines-january-10-2020
January 10, 2020GoJet Flight Attendants Reach Tentative Agreement for First ContractCongratulations to our GoJet Sisters and Brothers! On January 7, 2020 they reached a tentative agree...gojet-flight-attendants-reach-tentative-agreement-for-first-contract
January 10, 2020Reserve Picking Up on Days OffAs provided for in our Contract, Reserve Flight Attendants have the ability to pick up a trip on the...reserve-picking-up-on-days-off
January 10, 2020Transfer Awards ProcessedOn January 9, 2020 United processed the transfers list for Boston, Cleveland, Newark, Honolulu, Wash...transfer-awards-processed
January 10, 2020One- and Three-Month Special COLAs Available for March Bid MonthCrew Schedule Planning announced they will be offering One- and Three-month Special COLAs effective ...one-and-three-month-special-colas-available-for-march-bid-month
January 10, 2020Central Schedule Committee Report - DSL ReportThe Central Schedule Committee’s most recent report detailing their activities in the development of...central-schedule-committee-report-dsl-report
January 10, 2020Combined Duty Programming “Piggy backing” Delayed ImplementationSection 7.I.16. provides Flight Attendants with the ability to combine two duty periods from two sep...combined-duty-programming-piggy-backing-delayed-implementation
January 10, 2020Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council – January 14-16, 2020The Winter 2020 Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) is scheduled to take pl...regular-meeting-of-the-united-master-executive-council-january-14-16-2020
January 10, 2020Sign-up to Receive Contract 2021 Negotiations NewsOur new Contract 2021.org website and Negotiations News updates will keep you informed pri...sign-up-to-receive-contract-2021-negotiations-news
January 10, 2020Contract Negotiations Survey Opens January 20, 2020Our AFA Negotiating Committee is gearing up for our Contract 2021 Negotiations!contract-negotiations-survey-opens-january-20-2020
January 9, 2020MEC Reserve Committee Report - January 9, 2020MEC Reserve Committee Report - January 9, 2020mec-reserve-committee-report-january-9-2020
January 8, 2020Advance Vacation Fly Through involving January Overlapping into FebruaryWe have received a number of questions from Flight Attendants who report they are having what they b...advance-vacation-fly-through-involving-january-overlapping-into-february
January 8, 2020Flight Attendant to Flight Attendant - Partial & Mutual Trade 4 Hour RequirementA mutual trade is defined as an agreed upon trade of a pairing or partial pairing for another Flight...flight-attendant-to-flight-attendant-partial-mutual-trade-4-hour-requirement
January 8, 2020National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention MonthJanuary is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. Take a stand against human traff...national-slavery-human-trafficking-prevention-month
January 8, 2020A Review of the Attendance Point System - When will Points Fall OffAttendance and dependability are tracked using an attendance point system and recorded in our electr...a-review-of-the-attendance-point-system-when-will-points-fall-off
January 8, 2020Holiday Bonus Point Application is Generated AutomaticallyFlight Attendants who have earned the holiday bonus incentive point will have their work history upd...holiday-bonus-point-application-is-generated-automatically
January 8, 2020Be in the Know! Sign-up for Negotiations News.Our new Contract 2021.org website and Negotiations News updates will be designed and are i...be-in-the-know-sign-up-for-negotiations-news
January 8, 2020Systemwide Listening Tour Begins January 20, 2020Our Collective Bargaining Agreement is amendable as of August 28, 2021. There is much work to be don...systemwide-listening-tour-begins-january-20-2020
January 8, 2020KCM Location at ORD Transitions to South End of Terminal 1 Baggage Claim (1G)Effective January 3, 2020.  the Known Crewmember Security Checkpoint in Terminal One of Ch...kcm-location-at-ord-transitions-to-south-end-of-terminal-1-baggage-claim-1g
January 8, 2020Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council – January 14-16, 2020The Winter 2020 Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) is scheduled to take pl...regular-meeting-of-the-united-master-executive-council-january-14-16-2020
January 8, 2020Welcome Class 1929On Tuesday, January 7, 2020 AFA welcomed the 70 graduating Members of class 1929 to the line. Our ne...welcome-class-1929
January 8, 2020Geopolitical Events of the DayWhile the political unrest and events that are unfolding in the Middle East appear to be contained t...geopolitical-events-of-the-day
January 7, 2020Central Schedule Committee SWLOF ReportCentral Schedule Committee SWLOF Reportcentral-schedule-committee-swlof-report
January 7, 2020E-Lines: January 07, 2020Geopolitical Events of the Day,Welcome Class 1929,Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Co...e-lines-january-07-2020
January 4, 2020Wear Blue on January 11thAll over the world people will be wearing blue articles of clothing, January 11, in observance of th...wear-blue-on-january-11th
January 3, 2020E-Lines: January 03, 2020KCM Location at ORD Transitions to South End of Terminal 1 Baggage Claim,Interim Landside Bus Route ...e-lines-january-03-2020
January 3, 2020Sign-up to Receive Contract 2021 Negotiations NewsOur new Contract 2021.org website and Negotiations News updates will keep you informed pri...sign-up-to-receive-contract-2021-negotiations-news
January 3, 2020Travel While on Sick LeaveWe continue to receive questions and requests for clarification as to the existence of any requireme...travel-while-on-sick-leave
January 3, 2020Enhanced Staffing (ESG) Deadheading Re-Scheduled to Working StatusWe continue to receive questions and reports from Flight Attendants who, while scheduled to deadhead...enhanced-staffing-esg-deadheading-re-scheduled-to-working-status
January 3, 2020First Trimester CBT Completion - Due January 29, 2020As a reminder, the first Trimester CQ CBT is due no later than January 29, 2020 at 2359 CT. This CBT...first-trimester-cbt-completion-due-january-29-2020
January 3, 2020Wear the Official AFA-CWA White PinOur Union pin is not only a symbol of solidarity, but of our collective strength. While all the vari...wear-the-official-afa-cwa-white-pin
January 3, 2020Systemwide Listening Tour Begins January 20, 2020Our Collective Bargaining Agreement is amendable as of August 28, 2021. There is much work to be don...systemwide-listening-tour-begins-january-20-2020
January 3, 2020Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council – January 14-16, 2020The Winter 2020 Regular Meeting of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) is scheduled to take pl...regular-meeting-of-the-united-master-executive-council-january-14-16-2020
January 3, 2020Interim Landside Bus Route AddedWhile on the subject of changes at Chicago O’Hare, for those who park in the employee parking lot, s...interim-landside-bus-route-added
January 3, 2020KCM Location at ORD Transitions to South End of Terminal 1 Baggage ClaimEffective January 3, 2020.  the Known Crewmember Security Checkpoint in Terminal One of Ch...kcm-location-at-ord-transitions-to-south-end-of-terminal-1-baggage-claim
December 31, 2019E-Lines: December 31, 2019Welcoming in 2020 - Happy New Year!,New Hire Class 1928,New Year’s Day – Contractual Holiday (Except...e-lines-december-31-2019
December 31, 2019Welcoming in 2020 – Happy New Year!As 2019 comes to an end and we welcome the New Year, we gain the benefit of the perspective of looki...welcoming-in-2020-happy-new-year
December 30, 2019MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL ReportMEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Reportmec-central-schedule-committee-dsl-report
December 27, 2019E-Lines: December 27, 2019New Hire Class 1926 & 1927, AFA Negotiations Listening Tour Hits the Road on 1- 20- 20!,Sign-up ...e-lines-december-27-2019
December 27, 2019“Read and Relax” - CAUSE Foundation Trip Drop ContestThe work of the CAUSE Foundation is critical to helping Flight Attendants in need.  That e...read-and-relax-cause-foundation-trip-drop-contest
December 27, 2019Flight Attendants Call for Real Regulatory Oversight as Muilenburg DepartsThe Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) President Sara Nelson and Transportation Workers Unio...flight-attendants-call-for-real-regulatory-oversight-as-muilenburg-departs
December 27, 2019MEC Committee ReportsThe following MEC Committee reports are available on our website at www.unitedafa.org. &nb...mec-committee-reports
December 27, 20192019 End of Year ChecklistAs we move through the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, 2019 is quickly coming to a close. W...2019-end-of-year-checklist
December 27, 2019Sign-up to Receive Contract 2021 Negotiations NewsOur new Contract 2021.org website and Negotiations News updates will keep you actively inf...sign-up-to-receive-contract-2021-negotiations-news
December 27, 2019AFA Negotiations Listening Tour Begins January 20, 2020Our Collective Bargaining Agreement is amendable as of August 28, 2021. There is much work to be don...afa-negotiations-listening-tour-begins-january-20-2020
December 27, 2019Welcome New Hire Class 1926 and 1927On Tuesday, December 17, 2019, AFA welcomed the 86 graduating Members of class 1926 to the line. Our...welcome-new-hire-class-1926-and-1927
December 25, 2019Wishing you a Joyous Holiday SeasonMay your holidays sparkle with joy and laughter. One behalf of the United Master Executive Council a...wishing-you-a-joyous-holiday-season
December 24, 2019E-Lines: December 24, 2019Happy Holidays e-lines-december-24-2019
December 23, 2019Flight Attendants Call for Real Regulatory OversightThe Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) President Sara Nelson and Transportation Workers Un...flight-attendants-call-for-real-regulatory-oversight
December 20, 2019MEC Hotel & Transportation Committee ReportMEC Hotel & Transportation Committee Reportmec-hotel-transportation-committee-report
December 20, 2019Contracted and Overflow Hotel Information Available via CCSCCS has a reference area where Flight Attendants have the ability to learn about the hotels at which...contracted-and-overflow-hotel-information-available-via-ccs
December 20, 2019Direct Deposit of First Pay Check of New Year is January 2, 2020Consistent with the provisions of Section 3.BB.1., direct deposit funds for January 1st will be...direct-deposit-of-first-pay-check-of-new-year-is-january-2-2020
December 20, 2019Holiday Attendance ProgramsThe company has advised the Union that an Absence Certificate will be required for all absences duri...holiday-attendance-programs
December 20, 20192020 Pass Travel Enrollment Selection Window Closes December 30, 2019The 2020 Pass Travel Enrollment selection window will remain open until December 30, 2019 at 7:00PM ...2020-pass-travel-enrollment-selection-window-closes-december-30-2019
December 20, 2019Taxi Reimbursement(s) for Flight AssignmentsOur Contract provides for contractual cab reimbursement(s) under a number of different circumstances...taxi-reimbursements-for-flight-assignments
December 20, 2019Reserve Schedules Having More Than 12 Days OffDuring the low flying season, line values typically decrease as the company spreads out flying sched...reserve-schedules-having-more-than-12-days-off
December 20, 2019A Message from MEC President Ken DiazAs we near the end of 2019 I would like to acknowledge each and every one of you for your endurance ...a-message-from-mec-president-ken-diaz
December 20, 2019E-Lines: December 20, 2019Listening Tour, Flight Attendant Negotiations Survey, Contract 2021.org New Website, YOU are the Voi...e-lines-december-20-2019
December 20, 2019MEC President's Message - December 20, 2019Ladies and Gentlemen,As we near the end of 2019 I would like to acknowledge each and every one of yo...mec-presidents-message-december-20-2019
December 17, 2019E-Lines: December 17, 2019Reserve Lines with More Than 12 Days Off, Taxi Reimbursement(s) for Flight Assignments, 202...e-lines-december-17-2019
December 16, 2019MEC Reserve Committee Report - December 16, 2019Mec Reserve Committee Report - december 16, 2019mec-reserve-committee-report-december-16-2019
December 13, 2019Apply for AFA-CWA Union Scholarships Today!December 7, 2019 - Our AFA-CWA Membership provides opportunities for at least three different schola...apply-for-afa-cwa-union-scholarships-today
December 13, 2019MEC Hotel and Transportation Committee Conducts Training in ChicagoThe United Master Executive Council (MEC) Hotel and Transportation Committee concluded their annual ...mec-hotel-and-transportation-committee-conducts-training-in-chicago
December 13, 2019New Leader TrainingLast week, the Officers of the United Master Executive Council (MEC) conducted LEC 101 training for ...new-leader-training
December 13, 20192020 Pass Travel Enrollment Closes December 30, 2019 at 7 pm (CT)Beginning December 4, 2019 Flight Attendants have had the opportunity to make selections for their 2...2020-pass-travel-enrollment-closes-december-30-2019-at-7-pm-ct
December 13, 2019System Scheduling ReportsThe most recent (DSL) Review Report from Central Schedule Committee to the United Master E...system-scheduling-reports
December 13, 2019Quick Turns- Safety FirstLast Friday, we received a company email from management entitled Quick Turn MythBusters, which...quick-turns-safety-first
December 13, 2019Trips Picked Up Out of Base – Not Eligible for Mutual Trip TradingFlight Attendants may trade their days off for an Out of Base pairing less than fourteen hours prior...trips-picked-up-out-of-base-not-eligible-for-mutual-trip-trading
December 13, 2019Layover Safety and the Importance of Situational AwarenessLast Friday’s Layover Safety article focused on important safety tips as it pertains to ac...layover-safety-and-the-importance-of-situational-awareness
December 13, 2019Position Bidding Enhancement on Monthly Line Bid ScreenEffective with the February 2020 bid month, there will be an additional option on the Monthly Line B...position-bidding-enhancement-on-monthly-line-bid-screen
December 13, 2019E-Lines: December 13, 2019Welcome New Hire Class 1925,AFA Negotiations Listening Tour Starts in January 2020,Job Shares Awarde...e-lines-december-13-2019
December 13, 2019Stop Toxic Fumes Onboard AircraftThe Cabin Air Safety Act of 2019 aims to protect airline passengers and crew from the harmful effect...stop-toxic-fumes-onboard-aircraft
December 13, 2019Passport Surrender ProceduresIf a Flight Attendant’s passport is unavailable because it is being renewed (loss or theft) or&...passport-surrender-procedures
December 13, 2019Uniform Points Expiration & Discounted Item AvailabilityAs a reminder, 2019 uniform points expire on December 31, 2019 and will not roll over for use in the...uniform-points-expiration-discounted-item-availability
December 13, 2019Reminder- EOM Adjustment Options while Bidding for New MonthWith bidding for the January bid month underway, Flight Attendants who have pairings that carry over...reminder-eom-adjustment-options-while-bidding-for-new-month
December 13, 2019Job Shares Awarded for January Bid MonthThe company recently published Job Share awards for the January 2020 bid month. Flight Att...job-shares-awarded-for-january-bid-month
December 13, 2019AFA Negotiations Listening Tour Starts in JanuaryOur Collective Bargaining Agreement is amendable as of August 28, 2021. There is much work to be don...afa-negotiations-listening-tour-starts-in-january
December 13, 2019Welcome New Hire Class 1925On Tuesday, December 10, 2019, AFA welcomed the 81 graduating Members of class 1925 to the line.&nbs...welcome-new-hire-class-1925
December 10, 2019“Read and Relax” - CAUSE Foundation Trip Drop ContestThe work of the CAUSE Foundation is critical to helping Flight Attendants in need.  That e...read-and-relax-cause-foundation-trip-drop-contest
December 10, 2019UChat Video Now Available in CCSUChat was developed to facilitate communication between Flight Attendants and to replace E-notes.uchat-video-now-available-in-ccs
December 10, 2019Reserve Day Off One Way Trades No Longer Require Crew Scheduling InterventionIn the past, once a Reserve Flight Attendant picked up a pairing on her/his days off, if she/he late...reserve-day-off-one-way-trades-no-longer-require-crew-scheduling-intervention
December 10, 2019Layover SafetyAs Safety Professionals, we know the importance of being aware of our surroundings to immediately id...layover-safety
December 10, 2019Approved Holiday AdornmentDuring the month of December to celebrate the holiday season, Flight Attendants may wear one holiday...approved-holiday-adornment
December 10, 2019Flight Attendant Instant Vacation Trades with Open Time Opened December 5The remaining vacation allocations were posted as of December 4, 2019 and instant vacation trading o...flight-attendant-instant-vacation-trades-with-open-time-opened-december-5
December 10, 2019February 2020 One Month COLAs & Job Share AvailabilityInflight Scheduling has determined that there will be an opportunity to award One-Month COLAs and Jo...february-2020-one-month-colas-job-share-availability
December 10, 2019SEA Satellite Base Bid – Now OpenOn November 11, 2019 the company announced the opening of additional satellite bases In Austin, TX, ...sea-satellite-base-bid-now-open
December 10, 2019Transfers Awarded to AUS, FLL & TPA Satellite Bases Drive Transfer OpportunitiesTransfers were awarded today to the recently announced satellite bases at AUS, FLL & TPA. &...transfers-awarded-to-aus-fll-tpa-satellite-bases-drive-transfer-opportunities
December 10, 2019E-Lines: December 11, 2019Position Bidding Enhancement on Monthly Line Bid Screen,Layover Safety and the Importance of Situati...e-lines-december-11-2019
December 6, 2019Leadership changes at United Airlines - Charting a Course for our FutureAFA Thanks Munoz for Leading United Out of Its Darkest Times and Looks Forward to Working with Scott...leadership-changes-at-united-airlines-charting-a-course-for-our-future
December 6, 2019RX Designator Code in Flight Attendant ScheduleA variety of CCS Codes are used by the company to note changes or “place hold” information in a Flig...rx-designator-code-in-flight-attendant-schedule
December 6, 2019Satellite Base Transfer Requests Due by December 6 at 0800 CTFlight Attendants interested in requesting a transfer to one of the recently announced satellite bas...satellite-base-transfer-requests-due-by-december-6-at-0800-ct
December 6, 2019December 5 Vacation Instant Trades with Open TimeInstant vacation trades open on December 5, 2019 for the 2020 vacation year.december-5-vacation-instant-trades-with-open-time
December 6, 2019First Trimester CQ 2020 CBT Requirement Now AvailableDecember 1, 2019 officially marks the beginning of the 2020 CQ year. The company announced on Novemb...first-trimester-cq-2020-cbt-requirement-now-available
December 6, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List now OpenReserve Christmas Wish List (CWL) is a Reserve assignment procedure that is provided for in Section ...reserve-christmas-wish-list-now-open
December 6, 2019Month-End Adjustment to be -3:00/+5:00Effective December 5, 2019, the month-end conflict provision of Section 7.E.7.c. will be implemented...month-end-adjustment-to-be-300500
December 6, 2019E-Lines: December 06, 2019Transfers to AUS - FLL & TPA Satellite Bases Drive Other Transfer Opportunities,SEA Satellite Ba...e-lines-december-06-2019
December 6, 2019Central Schedule Committee SWLOF ReportCentral Schedule Committee SWLOF Reportcentral-schedule-committee-swlof-report
December 3, 2019E-Lines: December 03, 2019Month-End Adjustments to be -3:00/+5:00 – One United November 26 2019, Reserve Christmas Wish...e-lines-december-03-2019
December 1, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List – Open as of December 1, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List (CWL) is a Reserve assignment procedure that is provided for in Section ...reserve-christmas-wish-list
November 29, 2019E-Lines: November 29, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List Now Available, January 2020 Operational Vacation Fly Through Available a...e-lines-november-29-2019
November 29, 2019Day-at-a Time VacationUnder the provisions of Section 12.J. of our Collective Bargaining Agreement, Flight Attendants have...day-at-a-time-vacation
November 29, 2019Commuter Program ClarificationAs we approach the start of the Winter travel season, if you are a commuter we recommend that you re...commuter-program-clarification
November 29, 2019Uniform Points Expiration & Discounted Item AvailabilityAs a reminder, 2019 uniform points expire on December 31, 2019 and will not roll over for use in the...uniform-points-expiration-discounted-item-availability
November 29, 2019Last Day! ACSIA Long-Term Insurance Deadline November 30 2019As a reminder, the window for enrolling in Long-Term Care Insurance will close November 30, 2019. Th...last-day-acsia-long-term-insurance-deadline-november-30-2019
November 29, 2019Holiday Period Attendance RemindersAbsence Certificate Required during December 20, 2019 – January 4, 2020 periodAs required under the ...holiday-period-attendance-reminders
November 29, 2019Vacation Rules Apply When Trading: Crossing Bid Month MinimumsAs we approach the close of the Seniority Trade window for Vacations, we remind you that all Vacatio...vacation-rules-apply-when-trading-crossing-bid-month-minimums
November 29, 2019Vacation Seniority Trade with Open TimeFlight Attendants interested in creating an Open Time Trade by Seniority request have until November...vacation-seniority-trade-with-open-time
November 29, 2019New! – Trimester 1 CQ 2020 CBT Requirement – December 1, 2019The first trimester CQ will begin as of midnight Central Time, December 1, 2019 and must be complete...new-trimester-1-cq-2020-cbt-requirement-december-1-2019
November 29, 2019January 2020 Operational Vacation Fly Through Available as of November 30We’ve received a number of questions about the current inability to indicate a desire to Fly Through...january-2020-operational-vacation-fly-through-available-as-of-november-30
November 29, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List – Open as of December 1, 2019Reserve Christmas Wish List (CWL) is a Reserve assignment procedure that is provided for in Section ...reserve-christmas-wish-list
November 28, 2019E-Lines: November 28, 2019Wishing you a Joyous Thanksgiving!e-lines-november-28-2019
November 28, 2019Wishing you a Joyous Thanksgiving!We gather at this time of year to be thankful not only for that which we have, the families we cheri...wishing-you-a-joyous-thanksgiving
November 27, 2019Unite Here ProtestThe Holiday Season should be a time of joy and celebration but for many of our Sisters and Brothers ...unite-here-protest
November 27, 2019Union Made ThanksgivingThanksgiving is celebrated this Thursday, November 28, 2019. Whether you celebrate with a Turkey and...union-made-thanksgiving
November 27, 201910 Hours Rest Is Law: Implement NowOur efforts to secure 10 hours minimum rest under the law was successful in October 2018—closing a s...10-hours-rest-is-law-implement-now
November 27, 2019Move-Up Line - Removing Name from Move-up ListReserve Move-Up Lines are built by the company from the first through the fifth day of the bid month...move-up-line-removing-name-from-move-up-list
November 27, 2019Reminder - Satellite Base Transfer Bidding Closes December 6, 2019As a reminder, bidding for the recently announced vacancies at the AUS, FLL, and TPA satellite bases...reminder-satellite-base-transfer-bidding-closes-december-6-2019
November 27, 2019Liquid, Aerosol & Gel Restrictions from Port of Spain (Trinidad & Tobago)Flight Attendants with scheduled layovers in Port of Spain (POS) should be aware of a recent change ...liquid-aerosol-gel-restrictions-from-port-of-spain-trinidad-tobago
November 27, 2019Procedures for Harassment and/or Sexual Assault on Our AircraftAs Flight Attendants, our primary objectives and training pertain to the safety and security of our ...procedures-for-harassment-andor-sexual-assault-on-our-aircraft
November 27, 2019Pass Travel Enrollment 2020Annual Pass Travel election changes for the 2020 calendar year open in early December. Beginning Dec...pass-travel-enrollment-2020
November 27, 20192020 Vacation Allocations and Seniority Trading2020 Vacation Awards have been posted.  Allocations for vacation trades are available on CCS. F...2020-vacation-allocations-and-seniority-trading
November 26, 2019Pass Travel Enrollment 2020Annual Pass Travel election changes for the 2020 calendar year open in early December. Beginning Dec...pass-travel-enrollment-2020
November 26, 2019E-Lines: November 26, 20192020 Vacation Allocations and Seniority Trading, Pass Travel Enrollment: 2020, Liquid -Aerosol ...e-lines-november-26-2019
November 26, 2019MEC Central Schedule Committee DSL ReportMEC Central Schedule Committee DSL Reportmec-central-schedule-committee-dsl-report
November 23, 2019Satellite Base Transfer Bidding Closes December 6, 2019As a reminder, bidding for the recently announced vacancies at the AUS, FLL, and TPA satellite bases...satellite-base-transfer-bidding-closes-december-6-2019
November 23, 2019Flu Shots Still Available 2020Cold and flu season is upon us. For many of us, one form of prevention is through the administration...flu-shots-still-available-2020
November 23, 2019MEC Central Schedule Committee Report (CSC)Central Schedule Committee’s most recent DSL Review REPORT detailing their activities in t...mec-central-schedule-committee-report-csc
November 23, 2019Special Purpose Flights2019 has seen a number of inaugural flights to new destinations. The start of service to new destina...special-purpose-flights
November 23, 2019New! – Trimester 1 CQ 2020 CBT RequirementCQ 2019 concludes at the end of November. New for 2020, the company announced November 6, 2019 ...new-trimester-1-cq-2020-cbt-requirement
November 23, 2019Attendance Bonus Point for 2019-2020By mutual agreement with AFA to supplement the language in Section 23.F. of our Contract, Flight Att...attendance-bonus-point-for-2019-2020
November 23, 2019Christmas Holiday Sick Call NotificationIn Accordance with the Section 13.C.4 of our Contract, the company will require an Absence Cert...christmas-holiday-sick-call-notification
November 22, 2019E-Lines: November 22, 2019Christmas Holiday Sick Call Notification 2019, Attendance Bonus Point for 2019, New! – Trim...e-lines-november-22-2019
November 22, 2019ACSIA Partners United Long-Term Insurance Deadline November 30, 2019As a reminder, the enrollment window for those interested in enrolling in Long-Term Care Insurance h...acsia-partners-united-long-term-insurance-deadline-november-30-2019
November 20, 2019Hot2Cold Winter is HereLast week a burst of cold temperatures swept across the country causing many locations to experience...hot2cold-winter-is-here
November 20, 2019737 MAX Out of Service until March 5, 2020United has decided to pull MAX flights out of schedule until March 5, 2020. During this period, Unit...737-max-out-of-service-until-march-5-2020
November 20, 2019Releasing Sick Leave Pairings Prior to Eight (8) Hours Before DepartureWhen a Flight Attendant calls on sick leave for a trip pairing, the Company will put that ...releasing-sick-leave-pairings-prior-to-eight-8-hours-before-departure
November 20, 2019Lost, Stolen or Surrendered Passport ProceduresFlight Attendants are required to carry their passport while on any flight assignment. When a Flight...lost-stolen-or-surrendered-passport-procedures
November 20, 2019End of Month Conflict (EOM)/ Month to Month Line Adjustment Process ReviewEnd of month adjustments are necessary when a Flight Attendant’s new month schedule conflicts with t...end-of-month-conflict-eom-month-to-month-line-adjustment-process-review
November 20, 2019November Contractual Paid Holidays: Thanksgiving Day, Labor Thanksgiving Day NRTFlight assignments flown from all United States domiciles & GUM over the U.S. Thanksgiving Day h...november-contractual-paid-holidays-thanksgiving-day-labor-thanksgiving-day-nrt
November 20, 2019Seniority Trading Vacations Begins November 24 - It’s Time to Review!Second Round Vacation bidding awards will be posted on CCS no later than November 20, 2018. seniority-trading-vacations-begins-november-24-its-time-to-review
November 20, 2019Vacations Encompassed by a Leave of AbsenceVacations Encompassed by a Leave of Absence shall be treated in the following manner:vacations-encompassed-by-a-leave-of-absence
November 20, 2019Second Round 2020 Vacation Awards Now Available in CCSSecond round 2020 Vacation Awards are now available for viewing in CCS. To view your 2020 vacat...second-round-2020-vacation-awards-now-available-in-ccs
November 20, 2019Reserve Preferencing Training Resource Page – Now Available!We are pleased to announce the official launch of the Reserve Preference System support page on the ...reserve-preferencing-training-resource-page-now-available
November 20, 2019Changes Coming to Sao Paulo Layover HotelFor some time now, AFA and the company have had an ongoing dispute regarding the layover facility th...changes-coming-to-sao-paulo-layover-hotel
November 19, 2019E-Lines: November 19, 2019Changes Coming to Sao Paulo Layover Hotel,Reserve Preferencing Training Resource Page – Now Availabl...e-lines-november-19-2019
November 15, 2019E-Lines: November 15, 2019December 2019 – One- and Three-Month Special COLAs Awarded, Round Two Vacation Bidding Closes a...e-lines-november-15-2019
November 15, 2019Bridge the Gap – Join us at Washington Reagan Airport on November 19, 2019Flight Attendants, whether at mainline or regional air carriers, are aviation’s first responders...bridge-the-gap-join-us-at-washington-reagan-airport-on-november-19-2019
November 15, 2019Transgender Awareness Week >> Transgender Day of RemembranceTransgender Awareness Week is typically observed during the second week of November and is a one-w...transgender-awareness-week-transgender-day-of-remembrance
November 15, 2019Reserve Preferencing Interface Tutorials “Sneak Peak”In anticipation of the full release of Reserve Preference Interface tutorials next Tuesday, we hav...reserve-preferencing-interface-tutorials-sneak-peak
November 15, 2019Verify Pay for Vacation Fly ThroughIt’s important to remember that it often takes less time to avoid a payroll error, oversight or om...verify-pay-for-vacation-fly-through
November 15, 2019Flight Attendant Checked Baggage InformationAs we approach the traditionally busy holiday flying seasons of Thanksgiving and Christmas, holida...flight-attendant-checked-baggage-information
November 15, 2019International SOS Medical AssistanceUnited Airlines contracts with International SOS to provide security and medical assistance to its...international-sos-medical-assistance
November 15, 2019Updating your Personal Information on Flying TogetherAs Professional Flight Attendants, we take pride in the work we do and the many efforts we make ...updating-your-personal-information-on-flying-together
November 15, 2019Hotel Accommodation Requirements in Delay SituationsWhile delays are always a possibility in our line of work, unexpected and early winter weather c...hotel-accommodation-requirements-in-delay-situations
November 15, 2019Kombucha Tea - To Drink or Not to DrinkCommercial Kombucha Tea is typically sold and labeled as “non-alcoholic”. However, this does no...kombucha-tea-to-drink-or-not-to-drink
November 15, 2019Waiver of Transfer Inhibits for Satellite Base – Impact on Transfer ListsIn an effort to ensure everyone has an equal opportunity to participate in the upcoming satellite ...waiver-of-transfer-inhibits-for-satellite-base-impact-on-transfer-lists
November 15, 2019Round Two Vacation Bidding Closes at 0800 HDT Tomorrow, November 16, 2019Second Round 2020 Vacation Bidding closes tomorrow, November 16, 2019 (0800 HDT).round-two-vacation-bidding-closes-at-0800-hdt-tomorrow-november-16-2019
November 15, 2019December 2019 – One- and Three-Month Special COLAs AwardedThe company has awarded 671 one- and three-month Special COLAs for the December 2019 Flight Attend...december-2019-one-and-three-month-special-colas-awarded
November 13, 2019New Hire Training Flights: Set an Example and Wear your AFA pinUnited recently announced their plans for hiring over the next few years. As our newest Sisters an...new-hire-training-flights-set-an-example-and-wear-your-afa-pin
November 13, 2019Working Crew Members & Thanksgiving Holiday Buddy Pass TravelersAs a reminder, during the Thanksgiving holiday, United Flight Attendants and mainline pilots who ...working-crew-members-thanksgiving-holiday-buddy-pass-travelers
November 13, 2019Interruption of Reserve Legal Rest while at HomeReserve Legal Rest (at home domicile) is provided for under Sections 8.I.3.a. of our Contract.interruption-of-reserve-legal-rest-while-at-home
November 13, 2019Vacation Bidding: Crossing Bid MonthsAs Flight Attendants prepare to make their second round Vacation Bids we remind you that you have ...vacation-bidding-crossing-bid-months
November 13, 2019Round Two Vacation Bidding Closes Saturday, November 16, 2019Reminder, Second Round Vacation bidding for 2020 closes this Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 0800 Ho...round-two-vacation-bidding-closes-saturday-november-16-2019
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