Month: December 2014

Air Wisconsin Maintenance and Related Personnel Call For Contract Proposals

Revised December 31, 2014 Contract Proposals will now be accepted until January 16, 2015. Posted October 13, 2014. The current Collective Bargaining Agreement between the IAMAW Maintenance and Related Personnel and Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation becomes amendable October 6, 2015. Negotiations will commence April 6, 2015. Accordingly, a call for proposed contract changes is now […]

TWU/IAM Alliance Update

Last month, we posted a bulletin concerning the meeting of the negotiations committee for the joint contract talks with the merged American Airlines.  As a result of that bulletin, we did receive some comments concerning the make-up of the committee, specifically, the lack of members from different groups covered by the agreement.  I’d like to […]

Known Crew Member Program Changes

We are pleased to announce that effective  January 13, 2015, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)’s Known Crewmember (KCM) requirements will change for flight crew members: Flight Attendants who participate in KCM will no longer be required to wear uniforms. Originally, a joint effort between ALPA and TSA, KCM was implemented as a test program, which in […]


ALLIED AVIATION SERVICES – DCA Due to the holidays and Mr. Rose’s unfortunate accident we are at another extension until January 31, 2015.  However, your Committee is still in contact with the Company and will continue to work to get you a contract that you deserve.   Your continued patience and support are greatly appreciated. POST […]

Air Canada – HNL Contract Ratification Update

A Ratification vote was conducted in Honolulu Hawaii. The polls were open from 9:00am to 3:00pm. District 142 is pleased to announce the membership voted unanimously to ratify the tentative agreement put before them.  This agreement provides for a 25.5% wage increase over the life of the agreement, retro pay, increased Aircraft Certification Premiums, and […]

IAM / BahamasAir FLL/MIA Negotiations Update

Negotiations were conducted this week on December 10 and 11 in MIA.  Present for the Company were Cornel Mortimer, Director – Human Resources, and Keith Archer, Labor Consultant.  Present for your Union was James M. Samuel, General Chairperson.  As you may be aware, Shannon Henfield from FLL, and who has previously participated on the negotiating […]

ExpressJet Bulletin- ERJ IAD Closing

As you know the Company announced the closing of the ERJ IAD 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 […]

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