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District 141 Convention Election Results

06/15/2018 Here are the results from the election on June 14, 2018 for DL 141 Convention Election…. Mike Knoble Helena Thornton John “Rampthing” Wilkinson Craig Vanderhoof Chris Johnson Daryl Current Louis “Lou” Gilmore Danny Brown Jimarrus Cunningham Ranita Redden Mike Warren Charlie Hines Renae Miller Rebekah “Bex” Nikolakopoulos Alternates: Justin Conyers Lisa Leathers Brian Lee

Association, American Meet

06/14/2018 Brothers and Sisters, Association negotiators met with American Airlines Monday and Tuesday this week. The purpose of the meetings was to discuss minor, but important open issues. Some progress was made, but American remains unreasonable by not settling issues they should be able to agree to. The Company’s public statements that they desire to conclude these negotiations continues to [Read More..]

75th Anniversary Brunch and Recognition Ceremony

Sunday, June 10th, 2018 was the official 75th Anniversary of Victory Lodge 1725. The weeklong celebration culminated with a brunch at the DoubleTree in Charlotte. Our members were treated to a fantastic brunch menu (did someone say Bloody Mary’s). 75th Anniversary Committee member Mary Goettl spoke to us about the history of our lodge and welcomed Former Lodge Presidents Bob [Read More..]

Fun Night with Great Food, Music & Dancing!

On Saturday, June 9th, 2018 members of our Local Lodge got together at the DoubleTree in Charlotte for a fun night of food, fellowship, music and yes, dancing. And yes, there are pictures to prove it! After checking in our members were treated to appetizers and cocktails before the main event started. The dinner buffet was outstanding! After dinner our [Read More..]

Alaska Airlines Negotiations Update – 06/11/18

06/11/18 Sisters and Brothers: The joint Alaska Airlines Negotiating Committee continued negotiations with Alaska Airlines management this past week in Seattle, Washington.  This session was dedicated to COPS contract issues. Represented by the Company were: Greg Mays, Vice President/Labor; Wayne Newton, Vice President/AOCS; Jeff Butler, Vice President/Call Centers; Bob Hartnett, Labor Director; Denise Kliskey, COPS Labor Manager; and, Rebecca Meissner, [Read More..]

Top Golf & Casino Night a Huge Success!

06/09/2018 Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 Victory Lodge 1725 continued our week of celebrations of our 75th Anniversary with a night of golf competition, casino games, food, drink and fellowship at Top Golf in Charlotte. All proceeds from the night went to Guide Dogs of America. Turnout was outstanding and everyone had a great time competing in Top Golf (yeah, there [Read More..]

TWU-IAM Association Aircraft Maintenance Offshoring Bill

06/08/2018 Brothers and Sisters, On behalf of the members of the TWU-IAM Association, we would like to extend our enthusiastic support for the Aircraft Maintenance Offshoring Bill, federal legislation that would support US aircraft maintenance workers. This bill is intended to draw attention to the airline industry-wide trend of offshoring aircraft maintenance. “The TWU-IAM Association believes the offshoring of this [Read More..]

CLT Flight Safety Committee: New ASAP Bulletin and Reference Guide

06/07/2018 The Flight Safety Department has posted an ASAP Bulletin and a new reference guide to the Flight Safety Page. This information is also available on the ASAP JetNet page, the AMT homepage banner and has been released via crew talks (line maintenance only). Please go to the Flight Safety Page and scroll down to view the new documents so [Read More..]

1st and 2nd Shift Heavy Maintenance CLT sending a solid message to American Airlines management on AMT Day. Contract Now!
3rd Shift Heavy Maintenance CLT sending a clear message of Solidarity to American Airlines management on AMT Day!
Solidarity!! Our brothers and sisters in PIT answering the call for Association T-Shirt Day to support our Negotiating Committees.

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: J.D. Peace | Archdale/Trinity Serco Club

February 27, 2018 0

2/27/2018

J.D. Peace was born and raised in Trinity, NC. His roots run deep in this small town of less than 7,000 residents nestled just south of High Point off Interstate 85. It wasn’t a hard decision to get involved in the community, after all his family has lived here for generations and giving back just seemed like the right thing to do.

J.D. is President of the Archdale-Trinity Serco Club. 

Brunch & Recognition Ceremony

Dinner & Dancing

Top Golf & Casino Night

2018 Union Golf Tournament

Events

75th Anniversary Brunch and Recognition Ceremony

June 14, 2018 0

Sunday, June 10th, 2018 was the official 75th Anniversary of Victory Lodge 1725. The weeklong celebration culminated with a brunch at the DoubleTree in Charlotte. Our members were treated to a fantastic brunch menu (did someone say Bloody Mary’s). 75th Anniversary Committee member Mary Goettl spoke to us about the history of our lodge and welcomed Former Lodge Presidents Bob [Read More..]

Fun Night with Great Food, Music & Dancing!

June 14, 2018 0

On Saturday, June 9th, 2018 members of our Local Lodge got together at the DoubleTree in Charlotte for a fun night of food, fellowship, music and yes, dancing. And yes, there are pictures to prove it! After checking in our members were treated to appetizers and cocktails before the main event started. The dinner buffet was outstanding! After dinner our [Read More..]

Top Golf & Casino Night a Huge Success!

June 9, 2018 0

06/09/2018 Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 Victory Lodge 1725 continued our week of celebrations of our 75th Anniversary with a night of golf competition, casino games, food, drink and fellowship at Top Golf in Charlotte. All proceeds from the night went to Guide Dogs of America. Turnout was outstanding and everyone had a great time competing in Top Golf (yeah, there [Read More..]

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Meeting Schedule

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

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

Agenda:

  • Community Service Class
  • Southwest Training
  • Delta Fleet Organizing ATL
  • Strike Assistance LL 818
  • Re-Order LL T-Shirts
  • 75th Anniversary Pins
  • Women’s Leadership Training
  • District 141 Convention Election (Voting During Business Meeting Only)

Calendar

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    12:00 pm-2:00 pm
    2017.08.10
    Victory Lodge 1725
    3727 Rose Lake Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA

    Agenda

    • Local Lodge 1st By-Law Reading
    • SC State Council of Machinists Meeting
    • NC State Council of Machinists Meeting
    • Central Labor Council Audit
    • GVP Diane Babineaux Retirement

MNPL at Work!

Political Training Class at Winpisinger

May 31, 2018 0

Political Training Class I was invited by our Distict 142 President, DaveSupplee to attend The Political Training Class at W3, (William W. Winpisinger Education and Technology Center).  I was thrilled and pleased to attend and represent our local.  This class focuses on MNPL, elections, legislative issues, the political process, and the relation and importance of our involvement to politics and [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..]

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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

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Phone: (704) 357-0027

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