ExpressJet Update – DTW Crew Room Visits

Sisters and Brothers, I will be in DTW on September 7 and September 15. In the meantime, if anyone needs assistance, please call Marche’ Johnson-Cooper @ 770-403-1076 or email me at In solidarity, Marche’ Johnson-Cooper Special Representative 770-403-1076 Click here for PDF Version


Yesterday afternoon, I received notice from the National Mediation Board (NMB) that a staff Mediator has been assigned. Gerry McGuckin will assume control as the parties continue meeting under the auspices of the NMB. You can read more about Mr. McGuckin by reading his bio by going to and clicking through the following menus […]


Yesterday afternoon, a conference call was conducted and led by Jack Kane, staff Mediator for the National Mediation Board (NMB), myself and Margaret Soda, VP of Human Resources for PSA.  On that call, we discussed information about the history and scheduling of bargaining sessions and selected dates for continued meetings under the auspices of the […]

ExpressJet Membership Update

Brothers & Sisters, We have been notified that three inexperienced flight attendants, with no financial ability or resources to represent flight attendants, has filed for a representation election at ExpressJet. We were in talks with the Company this week and were in the midst of negotiating the final sections of the contract, nearing a Tentative […]


By now, many of you may have seen the letter from Doug Caines, British Airways VP Ops, Safety and Business Development.  In this letter, the company alleges that the Union has refused to negotiate and has terminated negotiation.  They go on to state that, based on these alleged actions, the Union could take the membership […]

ExpressJet: Help With Hurricane Harvey

Please be advised the Company has issued the following information: ExpressJet helping crews: As ExpressJet continues to assist our employees in the recovery from Hurricane Harvey, humanitarian flights from IAH-ORD will be launched today at 1:10PM CDT (UA 2755) and 4:10PM CDT (UA 2756). If you wish to be included on either flight, please email […]

Hurricane Harvey: IAM Assistance

Dear Machinists Union Members, These are dark times for all those experiencing the rising waters on the Texas coast and in the Houston area.  Many IAM members live and work in this area, please know you are all in our hearts and minds.  We pray that everyone stays safe, and free from harm’s way. The […]

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