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Understanding Holiday Pay

Date: November 17, 2016
Type: AFA Article

Our Joint Contract Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) provides for additional pay for Flight Attendants on flight assignments during designated holidays and the Flight Attendant’s birthday. This is a new provision for the pre-merger CAL and CMI Flight Attendants. In an effort to assist you with understanding how to calculate holiday pay, please review the following examples:

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Section 4.I. of our JCBA specifies: 

























If you have any further questions on our Contractual Holiday Pay, please contact your Local Council Office

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