ExpressJet Weekly Update

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Negotiations Update Your IAM joint contract negotiations committee met from Monday, June 27, 2016 and continued through Thursday, June 30, 2016 in Denver, Colorado. Your committee exchanged proposals with the Company on the following Sections: Section 5 Travel Expenses – After several exchanges and many discussions at the table we are very close to finalizing […]



Negotiations were held July 20-22, 2016 at your Sky Harbor Local Lodge 2559.  Good progress was made during this round of negotiations and tentative agreements were reached in the following areas: Recognition, Union Security, Non-Discrimination, Notification of Personnel Actions, Layoff and Recall, Security, Union Officials, and Safety, Health and Uniforms. Your Negotiators were able to […]


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As you know the Company announced the closing of the ERJ DFW base today.  Please be advised that your rights under the contract will be protected throughout this process. We have an outstanding grievance regarding the Company not providing positive space travel that is outlined in the contract and should be provided to displaced flight […]

Machinists Union Achieves Recognition and First Contract at McGee Air Services

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  The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today announced it reached agreement on a first contract and a voluntary recognition agreement for approximately 25 Fleet Service workers at McGee Air Services, an Alaska Air Group ground handling subsidiary. McGee Air Services commenced operations today in Phoenix, performing all ramp service work previously […]

ExpressJet – ERJ ARC after Pairings

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Brothers & Sisters, As we noted in the last ExpressJet Weekly Update, Reserve Flight Attendants have been receiving ARC assignments at the conclusion of their pairings.  This was an issue your Grievance Representatives were  in constant communication about and monitoring closely.  The Company was not crediting the contractual minimum of 5 hours. However, several grievances were […]


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IAM District 142 Settles Alaska Airlines Outsourcing Grievances IAM District 142 today announced it has reached a settlement with Alaska Airlines regarding grievances filed due to the outsourcing of Ramp Service work in Seattle, WA. The resolution prohibits Alaska Airlines from exercising its current right to outsource any Customer Service and/or Ramp Service work, if […]

ExpressJet Weekly Update

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  Hotel Issues We have received reports of members waiting extended periods for hotels and/or pilots receiving hotels before Flight Attendants. If you’re experiencing hotel issues please contact a grievance representative as soon as possible, particularly if it extends you into an illegal duty day. In addition, please email so that our IAM Hotel […]

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