Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 12/08/2017

12/08/2017 Brothers and Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in Washington, D.C.  This session focused on Maintenance Control Technicians (MCT) and Maintenance Training Specialists (MTS) along with other Mechanic & Related and Stores language.  Substantial progress was made in several non-economic articles. The constructive dialog and productive environment carried over from last week, [Read More..]

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IAM/PSA Airlines Ratification Vote Information

12/01/2017 Voting on the recently released Tentative Agreement reached with your carrier was conducted this week in CAK, DAY, CVG, CLT and GSP.  With just under 80% of the total membership participating in this ratification, the Tentative Agreement was rejected by over 92% by the voting membership. We will begin the process of soliciting the membership for the issues that [Read More..]

Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 12/01/2017

12/01/2017 Brothers and Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in Washington DC. This session was focused on Maintenance Training Specialists (MTS) and was very productive. Non-economic articles were discussed. Constructive dialog in a productive environment helped the parties significantly narrow their positions in numerous articles that produced an agreement on most outstanding language issues. Complete Tentative Agreements were reached on: Purpose of [Read More..]

Alaska Airlines Negotiations Update

12/01/2017 Sisters and Brothers: The joint Alaska Airlines Negotiating Committee continued negotiations with Alaska Airlines management this week in Seattle, Washington, at the SeaTac DoubleTree. Represented by the Company were:  Greg Mays, Vice President/Labor; Wayne Newton, Vice President/AOCS; Constance von Muehlen, Managing Director/M&E; Bob Hartnett, Labor Director; Denise Kliskey, COPS Labor Manager; Maranda Rosenthal, Senior Attorney, and Rebecca Meissner, Company [Read More..]

AA DFW Mechanic Update

11/27/2017 Sisters and Brothers: I have recently received a number of calls regarding the Preferential Hiring Agreement and the Vacation Bid process.  In order to eliminate the rumors and misinformation I would like to address these issues here. Preferential Hiring Agreement signed 8/6/2014 This agreement provided a pathway for an employee that was furloughed from a specific station to return [Read More..]

Operation Christmas Child

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..]

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IAM/PSA Airlines Tentative Agreement Info – Update 11/18/17

11/18/2017 Many people have been questioning the rules and requirements that are being communicated for the upcoming ratification vote.  They can be found on page 18 of the District Lodge 142 By-Laws which read in part: ARTICLE XIII Section 1.  All negotiated contracts shall be submitted to the membership affected for ratification. Each negotiated airline contract shall be forwarded, with [Read More..]

Association, AA Executive Session Negotiations Continue – 11/11/2017

11/11/2017 Brothers and Sisters, The Executive Negotiating Committee met face to face with American Airlines this week in Washington DC. The Letters of Agreement that were reviewed and designated by the Association subcommittee, were presented to the company. An agreement was reached by the parties on what letters will still need to be discussed and incorporated into the JCBA, what letters [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.

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

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

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Meeting Schedule

The next scheduled Union Meeting will be the Monthly Business Meeting on Thursday, December 14th at 4:00 pm.

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

Agenda

  • NC AFL-CIO Executive Board Meeting
  • Organizing
  • Memorial Contribution to American Legion
  • Veterans Pins
  • 75th Anniversary
  • District 142 By-Law Referendum Vote
  • Grievance Committee Elections 6:00am – 6:00pm at the Local Lodge

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    • T-Shirts for New Hire Training Class
    • T-Shirts for LL 845, Nevada
    • NC AFL-CIO Labor School
    • 2017 Education Fund
    • 2017 Scholarship Donations
    • MNPL – National Planning Meeting
    • District 142 Flight Safety Conference
    • District 142 Biennial Convention
    • Reimbursement Mileage AFL-CIO
    • Notary Certification- Gary Winchester
    • Guide Dogs Donation
    • IAMAW 129th Birthday
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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..]

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Special Retiree Benefit

IAMAW District 142 | AA Supplemental Benefits Open Enrollment

October 26, 2017 0

10/26/2017 *Important! Representatives for the IAMAW District 142 | American Airlines Supplemental Benefits Open Enrollment will be onsite at the CLT Heavy Maintenance Hangar from October 31st – November 2nd. The representative will be in the main break room on the ground floor from 5am – 7:30pm. CLT Grievance Committee member Mark DeLuke will be assisting members at the Offsite [Read More..]

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..]

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