DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update January 13th, 2017

January 13, 2017 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of January 9, 2017.  During this week’s session, the Committee exchanged and discussed the following articles:

The subcommittee made up of LUS & LAA Quality Assurance Auditors, Planners and Technical Documentation Specialists met with the negotiating committee and prepared proposals in Hours of Service and Classifications that pertain to those work groups, the discussions were meaningful and productive. In addition, the MTS subcommittee met and received a proposal on Hours of Service, and prepared multiple proposals for the next session.

 

Quality Assurance Tech
Read More...
Image of PSA - IAM Negotiations Logo

IAM / PSA AIRLINES NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE

January 13, 2017 Admin 0

The previously scheduled negotiations set to occur the week of January 16 have been cancelled by the Company due to unforeseen medical issues with the lead negotiator.  While this is unfortunate, the Union has been assured the February dates are still good and that no further delays will occur.

The only source for accurate information concerning these negotiations will be from District Lodge 142 and will be released following each negotiating session.  As always, if you have any questions about this process, please give me a call at (859) 653-4037 or email me at jsamuel@iamdl142.org .

With best wishes, we … Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update December 16th, 2016

December 19, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of December 12th in Las Vegas, Nevada.

The company presented the following proposals to the union this week:

  • Vacations – No tentative agreement was reached as the remaining issues include the number of vacation weeks and accrual formula.
  • Hours of Work – No tentative agreement was reached as the remaining issues include the scheduling of part-timers and adverse weather conditions.

The union presented the following proposals to the company this week:

  • Reduction in Force
  • Recall
  • Voluntary Furlough
  • One Station Complex Agreement (TWU)

While recognizing the … Read More...

DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update December 16th, 2016

December 19, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of December 12th in LAS.  During this week’s session, the Committee exchanged and discussed the following articles:

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

Hours of Service – M&R, MLS & MCT – We will meet with the accredited subcommittee in our next session in PHX to try to bring this Article to a close. Reminder; we have reached an agreement in principle on this article.… Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update December 9th, 2016

December 9, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Fleet Negotiating Committee met with the company during the week of December 5th in Washington DC.

The committee exchanged proposals with the company this week on Vacations and Hours of Work. Although we didn’t reach a tentative agreement on these articles, we narrowed down the outstanding issues. The company committed to working on these proposals over the weekend and will present their counter proposals to your committee on Monday.

We also engaged in extensive discussions in preparation of our counter proposals for the Overtime and Reduction in Force articles. These two articles are vastly different … Read More...

DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update December 9th, 2016

December 9, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of December 5th in Washington DC.  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. We still need to incorporate the accreted groups into sections of this article, where applicable, before we reach a tentative agreement in its entirety.

Limited Duty- M&R, MLS, MTS and MCT –We presented a counter proposal on this article to the company during this session.

Overtime – Read More...

DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update November 18th, 2016

November 20, 2016 Admin 0

Brothers and Sisters,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of November 14th in DFW.  During this week’s session, the Committee exchanged and discussed the following articles:

Hours of Service – M&R, MLS & MCT – We exchanged multiple proposals on this Article in an effort to reach closure. As we closed the week, we believe that we are close to reaching a tentative agreement.

Vacation – MCT – We presented a counter proposal on this Article.

Limited Duty- M&R, MLS, MTS and MCT –The Company presented a counter proposal on this Article. … Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update November 18th, 2016

November 20, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Fleet Service Committee met with American Airlines this week in DFW.

This week, we focused on overtime and vacations, and during this session we exchanged multiple proposals and held several lengthy deliberations. We understand that these articles are very important to the membership and the complexity of the two separate agreements requires extensive attention to detail in the language proposed.  While we have not reached tentative agreements with the company, we have reduced the outstanding issues in these articles.

In the meantime, the company has not responded to the following articles for an extended period of … Read More...

DL 141 Fleet Negotiations Update November 11th, 2016

November 11, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Fleet Service Committee met with American Airlines this week in Las Vegas. The company presented their plan and implementation for cross utilization to Maintenance and Related.   In continued solidarity, we supported our Association brothers and sisters until there was a satisfactory understanding between the company and the Union.

We received counter proposals from the company and drafted and finalized our responses to a number of articles that will be passed in our next session.  There was movement by the company, which further narrowed the outstanding issues on Vacations and Overtime.  We also received a proposal regarding … Read More...

DL 142 M&R Negotiations Update November 11th, 2016

November 11, 2016 Admin 0

Sisters and Brothers,

The Association Mechanic & Related/Stores Negotiating Committee met with American Airlines the week of November 7th in LAS.  During this week’s session, the committee exchanged and discussed the following articles:

Reduction in Force- MCT – We reached a tentative agreement on this portion of the Hours of Service article.

One Station Agreements- M&R & MLS – We reached a tentative agreement on the elimination of this article.

Hours of Service M&R, MLS & MCT – We exchanged a proposal on this article. A few items remain and we are moving closer to an agreement on this … Read More...