DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update March 10th, 2017

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March 10, 2017

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of March 6th, 2017 in DFW. During this week’s session, the Committee discussed the following Articles:

Classifications – We presented the company a complete proposal for the M&R group on this complex article, including QA, Planners & Tech Docs, whose subcommittee was present in negotiations this week. We continued to work on this proposal for MLS, and MCT for a response to the company.

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DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update February 24th, 2017

February 25, 2017 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of February 20th, 2017 in DFW. During this week’s session, the Committee discussed the following Articles:

Classifications – We continued to work on this proposal for M&R, MLS, and MCT for a response to the company.

Sub-Committee members from the QA, Planners, and Tech Document Specialists met the week of February 13th, and they prepared a document for their sections in Classification, which was given to the Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee.

Qualifications (M&R) – We received a pass … Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update February 24th, 2017

February 25, 2017 Admin 0
 February 24, 2017

BROTHERS AND SISTERS:

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of February 20th in Dallas/Fort Worth.

This week the Association received the following counter proposals:

  • Hours of Work – upon receipt we studied the company’s proposal at length and formulated our detailed response

The Association worked on the following proposals to the company to pass in the upcoming session:

  • Hours of Work
  • Reduction in Force
  • Overtime

Our next negotiating session is scheduled for the week of March 6th in Dallas/Fort Worth.

Fraternally,

Mark Baskett William Fa Mike Fairbanks Tim Hughes
Steve Miller
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DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update February 17th, 2017

February 21, 2017 Admin 0

February 17, 2017

BROTHERS AND SISTERS:

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of February 13th in Orlando Florida.

This week the Association received the following counter proposals:

Vacations – Substantial progress was made and the article has been tabled for the Association Executive Council.

Reductions In Force – This proposed article captured the majority of the union’s concerns and has also been tabled for the Association Executive Council.

The Association passed the following counter proposal to the company and are awaiting their response:

  • Hours of Work

This article has prompted additional discussion for the

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DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update February 11th, 2017

February 12, 2017 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of February 6, 2017 in DFW. During this week’s session, the Committee exchanged and discussed the following Articles:

Hours of Service – M&R, MLS & MCT – We have reached an agreement in principle on this article and will reach a T/A once the QA, Planner & Technical Documentations Specialists groups reach an agreement, with the company, on their section of this Article.

General and Miscellaneous – We presented our proposal on this Article with the company in this session. This Article encompasses many … Read More...

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IAM/PSA Airlines Negotiations Update February 10th, 2017

February 12, 2017 Admin 0

February 10, 2017
The parties met again this week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in Dayton, Ohio to continue negotiations for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. The Union negotiating committee was present and again joined by Grand Lodge Representative John Werkmeister. Present for the Company was Karl Hanisch, DOM and Anthony Bralich, outside counsel from FH Solutions.

Progress continued this week with addition tentative agreements being reached on whole Articles 5 and 6. Comprehensive economic passes were completed by parties covering Articles 7, 8, 11, 16, 18, 19, 21, 25 and 28. While there has been some movement by both … Read More...

DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update January 27th, 2017

January 29, 2017 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of January 23, 2017.  During this week’s session, the Committee exchanged and discussed the following Articles:

Limited Duty- M&R, MLS, MTS and MCT – We have reached a tentative agreement on this Article, which provides enhanced protections for our members.

Hours of Service – M&R, MLS & MCT – We have reached an agreement in principle on this article and will reach a T/A once the QA, Planner & Technical Documentations Specialists groups reach an agreement, with the company, on their section of this … Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update January 27th, 2017

January 29, 2017 Admin 0

Brothers and Sisters:

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of January 23, 2017.

This week the Association worked on the following proposals:

Reduction in Force – The proposal was passed from the Union to the Company.  After much dialog, we are now awaiting the company’s response.

Limited Duty – We reached a tentative agreement on this article.

Vacations-  We had table conversation and are awaiting a response from the company.

Hours of Work– The company passed the article to the Union and we are working on our response.

 

Current TA’s:

 

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DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update January 20th, 2017

January 21, 2017 Admin 0

January 20, 2017

BROTHERS AND SISTERS:

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of January 16th in Dallas/Fort Worth.

This week the Association received the following counter proposals:

Reduction in Force – there are substantial issues that need to be resolved prior to achieving an agreement.

Voluntary Furlough – the remaining outstanding issues were resolved.

Limited Duty – we realize the importance of this article and are committed to enhancing the language to protect the membership.

One Station Complex (TWU) – this article is contingent upon other articles being negotiated and those talks continue.

The

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Association Leadership to Expedite Outstanding Joint Contract Economic Issues

January 13, 2017 Admin 0

Brothers and Sisters,

Top level TWU/IAM Association leadership will be joining ongoing joint contract negotiations with American Airlines to expedite outstanding economic issues.

“The time is now for Association members to achieve the fair contract they deserve,” said Association Chair and Vice Chair Sito Pantoja and Harry Lombardo, respectively. “Association Negotiating Committees have been bargaining hard for over a year now and the membership has already enjoyed some of the benefits of their hard work. We have more work to do and we are committed to directing all the Association’s resources, including our direct involvement, to bring these negotiations to … Read More...