Month: May 2015

NMB Certifies TWU-IAM Associations at American

The National Mediation Board (NMB) today certified the TWU-IAM Association for the Fleet Service, Mechanic and Related and Stores classifications as the collective bargaining agent for all of the above classifications at American Airlines. All three Associations were formed following the merger of US Airways and American Airlines. Both the Transport Workers Union (TWU) and […]

US AIRWAYS Screening Committee Announced

As we reported last week, the IAM Contract Screening Committee is scheduled to meet in Charlotte, NC the week of May 18th to go through the proposals submitted by the membership.   We have included all work groups on the committee, as the members have requested.   Below are the members of the screening committee: Heavy Line […]

IAM Welcomes Southwest SOS Employees into the Union

On Friday, May 1st, the National Mediation Board (NMB) issued their ruling on the Union’s filing to accrete the Southwest Source of Support (SOS) group.  The Union made the initial filing with the NMB after a majority of the SOS employees signed authorization cards seeking union representation.  The NMB found that those employees who signed […]

ExpressJet Flight Attendants GDL Update

As many of you may have heard violence in the western Mexican state of Jalisco which includes Guadalajara on Friday killed at least seven after the military launched an operation targeting a drug cartel. Jalisco Gov. Aristóteles Sandoval said that the violence was a reaction to the federal government’s Operation Jalisco, “an operation to get to […]

OPENSKIES Negotiations Survey

The OpenSkies employee negotiating committee suggested that District 142 conduct an online survey of the membership prior to the start of negotiations. Below you will find the link to follow to participate in the online survey: http://www.expertscan.autodata.com/default.aspx?webid=2D66FB40-2A47-465F-973C-036B2FCDB455 Please remember to also submit your contract proposals online at the following link: https://secure.blueoctane.net/forms/PQQCXWJ7YU5X Both the survey link […]

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