Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 10/20/2017

10/20/2017 Brothers and Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in New York City. As was previously reported, an Association subcommittee met last week in Dallas to review and designate what Letters of Agreement would be retained in the JCBA, should be discussed during negotiations to incorporate into articles of the JCBA, or removed. [Read More..]

Victory Lodge 1725 Logo Image

IAM/AA Present Checks from the 2017 Car Show at CLT Base Maintenance Town Hall

  Volunteers from the ranks of the IAM and American Airlines presented the checks today from the proceeds from the 2017 CLT Car Show! A check for $1000 was presented to representatives from the Veteran Military Employee Business Resource Group in Charlotte.  Two checks in the amounts of $6000 were presented to Snowball Express and the Gary Sinise Foundation. The checks were [Read More..]

The Association: Interim Wage Increase Agreement Update

10/18/2017 Brothers and Sisters, The TWU/IAM Association and  American Airlines agreed that, as part of the interim wage increase agreement negotiated in August 2016, any members that were disadvantaged would be corrected and made whole. The first correction in 2016 affected 33 members. The parties are pleased to announce that this year, 27 LUS Stock Clerks will receive lump sum [Read More..]

IAM Union Members Deliver a Record-Breaking Response to a Historic Hurricane Season

10/11/2017 IAM141 President Mike Klemm presented a check for $250,000 to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund, the largest single donation in the history of the program. The District Lodge 141 Executive Board made and approved the motion to donate $250,000 to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund. The record-shattering contribution was announced on the opening day of the IAM141 Chairman’s Conference [Read More..]

Image of PSA - IAM Negotiations Logo

IAM / PSA AIRLINES NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE – Oct 16th, 2017

10/16/2017 Negotiations resumed this week in Kansas City, Missouri.  Present for the Company were Margaret Soda, VP-Human Resources as spokesperson, Gary Pratt, VP-Maintenance and Marcus Valentino, Director-Labor Relations. Your full Union negotiating committee were present and again joined by Grand Lodge Representative John Werkmeister. Multiple passes occurred this week relating to all remaining open economic items with progress being made [Read More..]

President’s Report – October, 2017

10/17/2017 This President’s report does not bring good news with it. Judgement day is on the horizon for public sector unions in this country as the U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case that could deal a serious blow to American organized labor. The Supreme Court announced last Thursday that it will hear Janus v. AFSCME (American Federation of [Read More..]

IAM Logo Image

Free College through the IAM?? You heard right!!

IMAGINE WHAT YOU CAN ACHIEVE WITH THE FREE COLLEGE BENEFIT!! The IAMAW Free College Benefit makes it possible for you and your family members to earn an associate degree completely online – for FREE.   Want to know more? Click here to go to goiam.org and read about this amazing opportunity for you, your family members and even retired IAM members!!

Cookout & Bake Sale Fundraiser for Ayxza Barahona this Friday!!

10/12/2017 There will be a cookout and bake sale fundraiser for injured Piedmont agent Ayxza Barahona! Here are the details: Date: Friday, October 13th, 2017 Location: Gate E4 Time: 11:00am – 2:00pm and 4:00pm – 6:00pm Piedmont agent Ayxza Barahona was severely injured on the ramp on Wednesday, September 15th, 2017. We are asking all Piedmont Airlines Agents and American [Read More..]

A Little Picketing in NY!

Members of The Association Negotiating Committee took time to do some picketing during a break in negotiations last week.

IAM Disaster Relief Fund

IAM Union Members Deliver a Record-Breaking Response to a Historic Hurricane Season

October 17, 2017 0

10/11/2017 IAM141 President Mike Klemm presented a check for $250,000 to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund, the largest single donation in the history of the program. The District Lodge 141 Executive Board made and approved the motion to donate $250,000 to the IAM Disaster Relief Fund. The record-shattering contribution was announced on the opening day of the IAM141 Chairman’s Conference [Read More..]

Spotlight on Service

Spotlight on Service

September 5, 2017 0

One of the most important functions your Local Lodge performs is service to the community. Not just the community in and around the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area, but local communities wherever our members live, work and play. Did you know that many of your fellow lodge members are serving and volunteering every day to make their home, city, state and country the [Read More..]

Photographs from CLT Base Maintenance Lead Mechanic Jack Zeock's presentation of the Charles Taylor Master Mechanic Award.

Click here to read more and see the photo gallery.

A few pictures from the recent Flag Raising Ceremony to dedicate the Veterans Memorial at the Charlotte Base Maintenance Hangar.

The complete gallery can be viewed by clicking here.

Like Us On Facebook

Meeting Schedule

The next scheduled Union Meeting will be the Monthly Business Meeting on Thursday, November 9th at 12:00 pm.

The meeting will be at the Local Lodge at 3727 Rose Lake Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217.

Agenda TBA

Calendar

< 2017 >
October
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
1234
  • 10:00 am-6:00 pm
    2017.10.04

    No additional details for this event.

567
89101112
  • 8:00 am-10:00 am
    2017.10.12

    Agenda

    • 75th Anniversary Committee Lost Time
    • NC AFL-CIO Affiliation
    • 2018 WW3 Leadership Classes
    • 2018 WW3 Departmental Classes
    • 2018 Financial Secretary Class
    • Painting Storage Container
    • Members Appreciation Committee Lost Time
    • New Laptop for Financial Secretary
1314
15161718192021
  • 10:00 am-6:00 pm
    2017.10.21

    Victory Lodge 1725 Member Appreciation Day

    • When: Saturday, October 21st, 2017 | 10am – 6pm
    • Where: Local Lodge 3727 Rose Lake Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217
    • What: Inflatable bounce houses, slides and obstacle course for the kids! Catered by Jim’N Nicks Bar-B-Q! Lunch provided by Victory Lodge 1725 from 11:00am till 3:00pm. Free pumpkins for kids, raffles, corn hole & much, much, more ! Open to all Victory Lodge 1725 members, retirees and their families!
22232425262728
293031    

2017 Member Appreciation Day!

2017 Member Appreciation Day!

October 6, 2017 0

Victory Lodge 1725 Membership Appreciation Day Saturday October 21st 10:00am – 6:00pm 3727 Rose Lake Dr. Charlotte N.C. 28217 Inflatable bounce houses, slides and obstacle course for the kids! Catered by Jim’N Nicks Bar-B-Q Lunch provided by Victory Lodge 1725 from 11:00am till 3:00pm Free pumpkins for kids, raffles, corn hole & much, much, more ! Open to all Victory Lodge 1725 [Read More..]

IAM Observer

Special Retiree Benefit

Airline Retiree Benefit Plan

November 18, 2016 0

https://www.gilsbar.com/airlineretireebenefitplan/ Dear Retiree, As an Airline industry retiree, spouse, domestic partner or survivor age 65 and over, you are now eligible to enroll in the group benefit plans through the Airline Retiree Benefit Plan. You are now eligible to elect Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision coverage and pay competitive group rates negotiated  by the buying power of the Airline [Read More..]

Local Lodge Address

3727 Rose Lake Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217

Contact Us

Email

Gary Winchester, Executive Secretary: manager@vl1725.org

Todd Day, Webmaster: webmaster@vl1725.org


Phone: (704) 357-0027

Fax: (704) 357-0029


Normal Business Hours

7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Monday through Friday