Month: September 2016

ExpressJet Flight Attendants Negotiation Update

Sisters and Brothers, Your IAM joint contract negotiations committee met from Monday, September 19, 2016 and continued through Thursday, September 22, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri. Your Committee exchanged proposals with the Company on the following Sections: Section 14 Moving Expenses – Your committee has made great strides in this Section and we are down […]

Association, AA Joint Committee Negotiations Update

Sisters and Brothers, Both the Fleet Service and Mechanic and Related/Stores negotiating committees met this week in Washington, DC.  The week began with each committee meeting with company representatives to discuss outstanding articles and continue to exchange proposals. The M&R/Stores committee exchanged proposals on Overtime and Rebids and have further narrowed our position for each […]

ExpressJet CLT Hotel Bulletin

With the ongoing protests in the downtown city center of Charlotte, North Carolina, crew members staying at our long location in the heart of Charlotte will temporarily be moved to our short location.  Safety is our number one priority and we are sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.   If you have any […]

IAM SUPPORTS ALASKA AIRLINES-VIRGIN AMERICA MERGER

Washington D.C., September 21, 2016—The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today announced its support of the proposed Alaska Airlines-Virgin America merger.  The IAM initially withheld its support of the deal until it received assurances that both IAM, and future IAM members, would not be adversely affected by the Alaska-Virgin tie-up.  The IAM […]

Flight Attendant Health Update

Dear Flight Attendant Group: As Fall is upon us, we are entering the flu and cold season. As flight attendants we need to exercise good judgement as safety professionals, but we must also exercise good judgement when it comes to our health as well. We need to keep ourselves healthy and know when not to […]

ExpressJet Weekly Update

Negotiations Update Your IAM joint contract negotiations committee met from Monday, August 22, 2016 and continued through Thursday, August 25, 2016 in St. Louis, Missouri. Your committee exchanged proposals with the Company on the following Sections: Section 5 Travel Expenses – Your committee is happy to report that after several exchanges and discussions on this […]

EXPRESSJET UPDATE NYC TRAIN SERVICE DISRUPTION

If you were unable to commute in to work today or were late due to train service disruption in the NYC area, please contact a union representative as soon as possible.  We were in touch with the Company early this morning regarding potential attendance issues related to the train service disruption.  As Flight Attendants, we […]

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