Month: October 2015

The Association Fleet Service Negotiating Committee Update, Mechanic and Related to Meet Next Week

Dear Brothers and Sisters, Your TWU-IAM Fleet Service Negotiating Committee met this week in Dallas and continued reconciling both pre-merger collective bargaining agreements into one coherent, comprehensive joint contract proposal. This necessary process has been intensive, time consuming and requires extreme scrutiny so that no area is overlooked. The interpretation and understanding of both contracts […]

IAM/BAHAMASAIR Tentative Agreement Reached

Talks have continued over the summer concerning a structure of Tentative Agreements.  Before the Company could commit to any Agreement that we could submit to the membership for ratification, it had to again be reviewed and approved by a Bahamian Government Labor Sub-Committee.  That process was completed recently and was then forwarded to the IAMAW […]

ExpressJet South Carolina Flooding

Please be advised, our Safety and Hotel Committees are working in coordination with the Company to ensure our members safety while overnighting in areas affected by the flooding in South Carolina.  There have been many flight and overnight cancelations, as well as changing the hotel accommodations in CAE to be able to provide running water.  There […]


Following the membership’s rejection of the contract on September 30, and additional improvements negotiated during the interim period, a ratification vote on the revised terms was conducted today aboard the Homestead Air Reserve Base in south Florida. With approximately 82 percent of the membership participating in this vote, the Agreement was ratified by an overwhelming […]

ExpressJet Weekly Update 10/3/15

Negotiations Sam Harmon has moved on to work in another department for the Company, so he will no longer be a part of the negotiation committee.  Since his departure left a vacancy, Marvin Moon has been appointed to the negotiation committee.  He is an ATL based grievance representative, President of 2339A and is in his 15th year as a flight […]


Following the membership’s rejection of the contract on September 30th, talks continued with the Company yesterday afternoon and today in an effort to conclude these negotiations.  Based on the input provided by the membership yesterday, we were able to make additional overall improvements to the rejected terms.  The improvements are as follows:   The Medical […]

The Association Fleet Service Negotiations Update

Fleet Service Update: Sisters and brothers, The Fleet Service Negotiating Committee met this week in Chicago, Illinois and continued to make progress in reconciling the TWU/IAM contracts. This process is critical and extremely time consuming. Your committee believes that to best represent the memberships’ interests, we must be fully prepared to meet with the company […]

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