The results of the UAL ramp Steward vote is a follows:
There was a three way tie for the sixth slot. Instead of having a runoff vote all three were awarded.
The New UAL Stewards for the CS group are:
Congratulations to the new Steward group.
Local 1726 members are giving back to the community by hosting a food drive. You will see plastic tubs in your work locations (USAir & UAL) for donations of non-perishible food items.
Please show your support and help today!
Discussions continued this week between District 141 and United Airlines regarding the announced downsizing of the CLE operation and its impact on IAM members. We have been talking about several components of what our members are facing and what is the right way to address them. We have heard from members that there are different needs concerning this downsizing and we have tried to look at each one. First, members anticipating they will be affected by a loss of job in CLE are telling us they are not in a position to pack up and move to another city at this time. For some, that means leaving United prematurely, through possible Early Out options. While we continue to talk about this option, United announced their willingness to offer an Early Out this week. Continue reading “UAL Update 4/5/14 Rich Delaney”
US Airways members from both Districts 141 and 142 took our message of the need for contracts for all USAir IAM members directly to the flying public this past week. Members in CLT, PHL, BOS, PHX, and DEN walked together and handbilled passengers informing them of our frustration with the company’s failure to negotiate fair agreements for Fleet Service, Maintenance and Related, and Instructor employees of the airline. Passengers were asked to contact Doug Parker directly and urge him to settle these contracts before any disruption in service would occur. We are waiting for a response from the National Mediation Board to our continuing request for a release from mediation and the establishing of a 30 day countdown period to bring these talks to a conclusion. Continue reading “USAIR Update 3/30/14”
To: All IAM Members In Good Standing