DL 142 2017 Scholarship Competition

02/05/2018 Sisters and Brothers, The following is a basic format for the year 2018 District Lodge #142 Scholarship Program and is intended for the guidance of all members and legal children of members who may be eligible to participate in the competition. The competition will be open to all members in good standing of District Lodge 142  as of February [Read More..]

Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 01/26/2018

01/26/2018 Brothers and Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in Washington D.C. Complete Tentative Agreements were reached on: Seniority M&R-MLS Hours of Service M&R Reduction in Force M&R-MLS Overtime Distribution Procedures M&R- MLS As previously reported in our last session, Association negotiators presented the company with a comprehensive proposal on Scope for all groups. The [Read More..]

IAM Logo Image

2018 Grand Lodge Elections Absentee Ballot Request Form

If you need an Absentee Ballot for the 2018 Grand Lodge Elections including the endorsement vote in February and/or the election in April, please print the form below and mail to the address on the form by February 14th. You may also check with your local Grievance Committee office for a copy of the ballot. Click here to read about [Read More..]

Have you checked out the Machinists Gear Store?

Have you checked out the Machinist’s Gear Store lately? At the Machinists Gear Store you will find fresh styles and the newest designs. Quality, comfort and style are featured in all these American Made products!! At the store you’ll find products such as apparel for men, women, unisex items, Young Machinists, jewelry, bags & hats and membership materials. What are [Read More..]

IAM Logo Image

Sito Pantoja Letter: DOT Drug Testing

IAM Transportation Department General Vice President Sito Pantoja has written a letter to our District Lodge Presidents and General Chairs pertaining to the new updated DOT Drug Testing Guidelines. These new guidelines are of concern to many of our Members. The information in Sito Pantoja’s letter addresses many of these concerns. Please take a few moments to read. Clicking the [Read More..]

Martin Luther King Day

On Monday, January 15th this nation will celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day. We know of Dr. King as the preeminent warrior in the fight against the injustice of racism. Racism however was not his only fight. Dr. King was also a passionate and powerful ally of labor unions in their fight for workplace justice. Dr. King understood that social [Read More..]

President’s Report – January, 2018

01/12/2018 This past Monday I watched the college football national championship. It was a great game played by two great teams. These teams were there because they excel at the most critical phase of the game. It’s not defense, offense, or special teams. It’s recruiting. Those games are won and lost in recruiting. It occurred to me that the same [Read More..]

Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 01/12/2018

01/12/2018  Brothers and Sisters, The full negotiating committees met with Association attorneys in December to prepare our Scope proposals followed by a sub-committee meeting in Washington D.C. the week of January 2nd to the 5th, along with the Association legal team to finalize these Scope proposals. The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in Washington [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

District 141’s Record Breaking Donation for Disaster Relief

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: What Our Members are Doing in the Community!

September 5, 2017 0

09/05/2017 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 [Read More..]

Photographs from the 2017 AA/IAM CLT Car Show.

Click here to read more and see the photo gallery.

Photographs from CLT Base Maintenance Lead Mechanic Roger Thompson'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, February 8th at 12:00 pm.

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

Agenda

  •  Delta Organizing
  • DL 141 Chairman’s Conference
  • Young Workers Training
  • NC AFL-CIO 2018 Planning Retreat
  • NCSCM-2018 Spring Meeting
  • 2018 Joint Shop Steward Training
  • Shop Steward Pocket Guides
  • Unemployment Stamps
  • Women’s Basic Training WW3
  • Young Workers Budget
  • GSP Request Shop Steward Elections
  • Organizing I Training

Calendar

< 2016 >
August
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
 123456
7891011
  • 12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    2016.08.11

    Agenda

    • NC AFL-CIO Convention
    • 5th Annual AA Car Show and Fundraiser
    • Local Affiliation NC AFL-CIO
    • 1725 AA Fleet Grievance Committee Election

     

1213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

Featured on GoIAM.org

Operation Christmas Child

November 28, 2017 0

11/28/2017 The holiday season is often time for family and giving to those that are less fortunate. With that being said the Young Workers Committee of Local 1725 out of Charlotte, NC, asked the Women’s/Human Rights Committee to team up and volunteer at Operation Christmas Child. Every year Samaritan’s Purse coordinates Operation Christmas Child which sends shoeboxes of gifts to [Read More..]

Machinists Gear Store

Have you checked out the Machinists Gear Store?

January 25, 2018 0

Have you checked out the Machinist’s Gear Store lately? At the Machinists Gear Store you will find fresh styles and the newest designs. Quality, comfort and style are featured in all these American Made products!! At the store you’ll find products such as apparel for men, women, unisex items, Young Machinists, jewelry, bags & hats and membership materials. What are [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