Union Golf Tournament (with new prizes) Reminder!!

April 20, 2018 Admin 0

Calling all golfers (and golf fans) from Victory Lodge 1725! This is a reminder that our 2nd Annual Union Golf Tournament is Wednesday, May 9th at Renaissance Golf Course right here in Charlotte. We’ve added some great prizes this year so get out to the range and practice!! There are still slots available to play. Please see the posters below for more information. We hope to see you there!

 

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IAM Responds to Southwest Airlines Emergency Landing

April 17, 2018 Admin 0

04/17/2018

A Southwest Airlines flight made an emergency landing in Philadelphia this morning after an uncontained engine failure blew out a window and injured several people on board the aircraft.
“The IAM extends its heartfelt compassion to the passengers and crew from Southwest Airlines Flight 1380,” said IAM General Vice President Sito Pantoja. “Three members of the IAM’s EAP and Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) are already in Philadelphia meeting with IAM members from Southwest. We have contacted the Transport Workers Union, which represents Southwest’s Flight Attendants and Fleet Service workers, and offered our CIRT team’s assistance. I commend the … Read More...
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IAM Lobbying Results in FAA Provisions for Customer Service Agents and Flight Attendants

April 17, 2018 Admin 0

04/17/2018

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Friday introduced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization Act of 2018. The proposed five-year bill includes language that would provide protection for customer service agents from physical abuse and also gives flight attendants a minimum rest of at least ten uninterrupted hours.
The IAM has been aggressively lobbying Congress to adopt this pro-airline worker language, meeting with lawmakers from both parties and holding rallies on Capitol Hill. IAM members have also called members from the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, urging them to support these changes.
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IAM DL 142 Endorsement Election Tally Results

April 17, 2018 Admin 0
*Denotes winner by acclamation
Based on the review of candidate eligibility and candidate acceptance, the candidates whose names are in bold print below will appear on the ballot for the June 8, 2018 Officer Election.
Those names that have an asterisk (*) beside the name have won by acclamation.
If you have any questions, contact Ian Scott-Anderman at (816) 452-6646.

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President/Directing General Chair – 4 Years  (1 position)
  1. Dave Supplee *
Vice President ExpressJet – 4 years (1 position)
     1.   Nicole Fears *
Vice President Southwest – 4 Years (1 position)
     1. Clyde Haynes *
VP – British
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New video and photo galleries added!!

April 13, 2018 Admin 0

04/13/2018

This is a busy and important time for our union and especially our local. You the Members have been hard at work on a lot of projects and our lodge was honored this week with a visit from IAM GVP Sito Pantoja and other members of The Association Negotiating Committee.

We’ve added two new photo galleries you need to check out!

Go Here to see the incredible donations that our Local collected for the Renaissance West STEAM Academy!

These donations were delivered by our own Helena Thornton and Renae Miller from the Women’s/Human Rights Committee.

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IAM’s American Negotiators Visit Charlotte

April 13, 2018 Admin 0

04/13/2018

Transportation GVP Sito Pantoja Wednesday visited members at Local Lodge 1725 in Charlotte. GVP Pantoja, accompanied by representatives from his staff, provided an update on the status of contract negotiations with American Airlines.
District 141 President Mike Klemm, along with negotiation committee members from Districts 141 and 142, were also present to answer questions and address any concerns.
Members continue to express their support and solidarity in achieving an industry best contract on American. Similar meetings are occurring with IAM and TWU leadership across the country.
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3rd Shift Informational Meetings Now Added!

April 10, 2018 Admin 0

Attention 3rd Shift members M&R and Fleet

Informational meeting conducted by:

Grand Lodge Rep. Tommy Regan and District General Chair Sean Ryan

April 12th 9:00 PM (Thursday night for Friday)

This additional meeting will be held at the Local Lodge:

3727 Rose Lake Dr. Suite 103 Charlotte, NC 28217

See the Flyer attached for more details

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