ExpressJet Weekly Update November 25, 2015

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Negotiations- We have repeatedly addressed the slow pace we have experienced in negotiations since the Company filed for mediation over a year ago.  We are still aggressively pursuing the scheduling of new negotiations dates.  We are hopeful that we will be communicating new negotiations dates very soon.   Monthly Meeting with XJT COO Terry Vais […]

Machinists Union Announces Bob Martinez to Succeed Tom Buffenbarger as International President

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Washington, D.C., November 22, 2015 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) announced that General Vice President Bob Martinez, Jr. will succeed current International President Tom Buffenbarger, who steps down on Jan.1, 2016 after a 45-year career that spans service as a local IAM Shop Steward to more than 18 years as […]


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The parties were scheduled to meet for negotiations in Norfolk, Virginia on December 15, 16, and 17, 2015.  It was decided to cancel this round of negotiations due to Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation not being able to provide positive space passes for the IAMAW Negotiating Committee Members.  The next scheduled negotiations will be held in […]



This coming year, District officer and staff elections will be taking place.  It is imperative that we have your current mailing address on file, since the official notice of the election is sent via US Postal Services.  This is the form of notification approved by the Department of Labor and therefore, this will be the […]

ExpressJet Weekly Update November 16, 2015

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Negotiations We have addressed the slow pace we have experienced in negotiations since the Company filed for mediation a year ago and the Company will be in communication with their committee and the mediator to explore options of meeting without the mediator present. We received an informal update this past week that our assigned mediator […]

Support Our Fight for 10 hours Rest for Flight Attendants

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Brothers & Sisters,   We are on the cusp of a historical fight that will pave the way for increased safety for years to come.  As safety professionals and first responders we are tasked with handling emergencies and caring for thousands of passengers everyday.  However, there has been study after study that shows Flight Attendants […]

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