Month: February 2017

March Local Lodge Meeting

Brothers and Sisters, Our next Local Lodge Meeting will be held on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at 4P.M. See the attachment below for the agenda items that will be discussed during our meeting. Please encourage all of our Union Brothers and Sisters to attend.     I.A.M.A.W 12109 Hawthorne Blvd. Hawthorne, CA  90250       […]

Association, AA Fleet Negotiations Update

Brothers and Sisters: The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of February 20th in Dallas/Fort Worth. This week the Association received the following counter proposals: Hours of Work – upon receipt we studied the company’s proposal at length and formulated our detailed response The Association worked on the following proposals […]

IAM / Alaska Airlines – Virgin America Transition Agreement Details

Sisters and Brothers, On February 18, 2017, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and Alaska Airlines announced the reach of a transition agreement that will provide improvements to the working conditions and benefits for Clerical, Office and Passenger Service (COPS) employees. This agreement spells out how Virgin America employees will transition to […]

Transition Agreement Reached with IAM, Alaska Airlines Agrees to Bring Work “In-House”

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and Alaska Airlines today reached a transition agreement that will provide improvements to the working conditions and benefits for Clerical, Office and Passenger Service (COPS) employees. This agreement spells out how Virgin America employees will transition to the coverage of the existing IAM-Alaska Airlines collective bargaining […]

Association, AA Fleet Negotiations Update

Brothers and Sisters: The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of February 13th in Orlando Florida. This week the Association received the following counter proposals: Vacations – Substantial progress was made and the article has been tabled for the Association Executive Council. Reductions In Force – This proposed article captured […]

Alaska Airlines Reneges on Transition Agreement, Wants to “Contract Out” Work

Just moments before a transition agreement between the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) and Alaska Airlines was to be signed, Alaska Airlines insisted the IAM change the terms both parties already agreed to in that transition agreement to allow it to outsource work currently protected under the IAM contract, targeting reservations first. […]

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