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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..]

CLT Flight Safety Committee Survey

11/11/2017 The CLT Flight Safety Committee is conducting a survey of our membership. We are asking you to take a couple of minutes to answer 2 quick questions that will help us serve our members better. Please go here: and take the survey. It will literally take about 2 minutes of your time. Your answers will be tabulated and we’ll [Read More..]

Victory Lodge 1725 newsletter and website win recognition for 2017!

11/09/2017 Wednesday night the IAM handed out awards for its annual newsletter and website contest. Awards are given to District and Local Lodges in the following categories: Best Newsletter Layout and Design Best Newsletter Feature General Excellence for Newsletters Best Website Layout and Design General Excellence for Websites Website Special Performance We are proud to announce that our newsletter, Victory [Read More..]

Veterans Day President’s Report

11/08/2017 Saturday November 11th 2017 is Veterans Day. It is a day that we deservingly acknowledge and honor the men and women that have served in our country’s military. Many of the issues facing veterans are the same ones facing working families, lack of good jobs, the lack of accessible health care and the increasingly uphill struggle of trying to make [Read More..]

Have Dinner on Us!!

11/05/2017 The Women’s/Human Rights Committee would like to give you the chance to win a $50 Gift Card… Just in time for Thanksgiving! How would you use the $50? Maybe a big, fat turkey on the table? Or maybe you’ll use it towards a little weekend getaway during the holidays? However you decide to use the $50 Visa Gift Card [Read More..]

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Breaking News: IAM/PSA Airlines Tentative Agreement Reached!

As we resumed negotiations in DAY this week, the momentum from last week carried forward and we were able to close the gap on the few remaining issues. As of today, we have reached a Tentative Agreement on terms for your new Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Below are highlights from this Tentative Agreement:   ·   14% in wage increases over term [Read More..]

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IAM/PSA Airlines Tentative Agreement Info

As a follow-up to the bulletin this morning announcing the Tentative Agreement (TA), copies of the TA are immediately available online on the District Lodge 142 website at  Hard copies of the TA are being printed and should be shipped by Friday to each Maintenance Base.  They will be available either through a Negotiating Committee Member or a Shop [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.

The complete gallery can be viewed by clicking here.

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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.


  • 75th Anniversary Committee Lost Time December
  • NC AFL-CIO Executive Board Meeting
  • Grievance Committee Nominations


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Young Workers/Women’s/Human Rights Committees Featured on!!

October 26, 2017 0

10/26/2017 Did you know that Victory Lodge 1725’s Women’s, Human Rights and Young Workers Committees are currently featured in an article on the official website of the IAM? That’s right… members of our lodge are getting national attention for the work they are doing, often behind the scenes, to server our members and the community at large. Please take a moment [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 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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