The election for delegates to the 2019 IAM Transportation Conference was held during the regular business meeting on December 13th, 2018. The delegates that will represent Victory Lodge 1725 from district 142 will be: Maureen Kelly, Ken Coley and Mark Heim. There will be a run off election on January 10th, 2019, during the business meeting only, for District Lodge 141, [Read More..]
June 24, 2019 On June 18 – 20, 2019, your Committee met with the Company in Dallas, Texas at Southwest Airlines Headquarters to continue contract negotiations. This week an Agreement in Principle was reached for Letter of Understanding with Temporary Assignment Guidelines-Customer Service Agents. The Company responded with Article Eleven (Filling of Vacancies) which prompted constructive discussions with regards to [Read More..]
June 19, 2019 TO ALL IAM-REPRESENTED MECHANICS AT AMERICAN AIRLINES: The IAM has previously advised you of a Federal Court Order issued on June 14, 2019 requiring the IAM, the TWU, the IAM-TWU Association, the local unions that represent employees at American Airlines, and their members, to resume normal working schedules and practices. The Order requires that no employee shall [Read More..]
Mark your Calender for October 30th for the IAM Local 1725 Charity Golf Outing. Please contact Community Service Chair Helena Thornton at the number on the Orange flyer for more information or to volunteer! Download PDFPrint Post
June 18, 2019 Sisters and Brothers: Your Negotiating Committee is pleased to announce a Tentative Agreement (TA) has been reached with Alaska Airlines for the COPS and RSSA agreements, respectively. The TA provides many changes, some of which include: 5 year Agreement with Work Protection. All work currently performed exclusively by IAM members at each location on the Alaska Airlines’ [Read More..]
All of us would like to congratulate former Victory Lodge 1725 President Rick Russo on his retirement! Rick leaves behind a long legacy of service to the IAM on the local and district levels. Rick we hope you will come back and see us from time to time and enjoy your retirement to the fullest. Thank you for your years [Read More..]
June 14, 2019 On June 14, 2019, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas issued a Temporary Restraining Order applicable to the Transport Workers Union Of America, AFL-CIO, the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, AFL-CIO, and the Airlines Mechanic and Related Employee Association, TWU/IAM, and to all employees represented by the Association, the IAM [Read More..]
June 14, 2019 Sisters and Brothers: The joint Alaska Airlines Negotiating Committee continued negotiations with Alaska Airlines management June 11-12, 2019, in Seattle, Washington. We made significant progress this week, and to build on that progress, your Committee will be meeting informally with the Alaska Airlines Negotiating Committee next week in Seattle, Washington. There is one source of official communications [Read More..]
We are Ready to Fight!!
2019 Transportation Conference
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Just days after Florence slammed into the North Carolina coast, the monstrous storm’s havoc continues to spread across much of the eastern United States. With a toll of more than 30 lives lost and floodwaters rising, it will take months to assess the brunt of its impact.
Hurricane victims include Machinists Union members and they need help now in the recovery process. [Read More..]
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