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Payroll Support Program (PSP) Ending Soon HELP NEEDED NOW!

September 24, 2020 Sisters and Brothers: Over the past month, the leaders of most of the major airlines, along with union leadership and members have been on Capitol Hill to push Congress to act immediately to pass a clean extension of the Payroll Support Program (PSP). There are only six days remaining before the PSP expires, and without a clean [Read More..]

Apply Now for the 2021 IAM Scholarship Competition

September 15, 2020 The 2021 IAM Scholarship Competition is accepting applications. The competition is open to members of the IAM and their children throughout the United States and Canada. The deadline for applications is February 12, 2021.  Apply for a 2021 IAM Scholarship. In 2020, the IAM awarded 16 scholarships valued at $64,000. The winners were selected out of over 300 applicants. The IAM [Read More..]

Help Us Save Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs on Thursday’s IAM Airline Day of Action

September 15, 2020 IAM airline members are mobilizing this Thursday, Sept. 17 in 32 cities in over 20 states, either in person or virtually with Senators and Senate staff, to demand that Congress act now to pass legislation that would stem hundreds of thousands of layoffs slated to begin on October 1, 2020. The Senate has taken two vacations and [Read More..]

We Pause to Remember on 9/11

September 11, 2020 Every year on this date we pause to remember those who lost their lives on that tragic day in 2001. Officer workers, airline crews, police officers, firemen, first responders and folks from all walks of life got up that morning and went about their day as they did every other day, not knowing it would be their [Read More..]

Louis Gilmore wins Vice President Election!

The election for Vice President of Local Lodge 1725 was held Thursday, September 10, 2020 from 6am to 6pm. The results are as follows: Vice President – Louis Gilmore  2nd place – Todd Day 3rd place – Jim Hendershot Congratulations to Louis! We wish him the best of luck as he steps into his new role at our lodge. Thank You to [Read More..]

A Labor Day Message from GVP Pantoja

September 5, 2020 Labor Day weekend is usually a time to celebrate all working people, for us to enjoy and reflect on our hard work, and to remember all of our well-earned achievements this past year. This year, however, takes on a different tone.  The COVID-19 pandemic has forever changed our lives and the way we do our jobs. Many of [Read More..]

American Airlines Announces Furloughs

August 27, 2020 As you all know American has announced that, barring intervention from Congress, it intends to begin furloughs October 1st. Your Association leadership was only provided with the reduction information late last night.  We have met with the company on this issue, and we continue to work to limit the impact on our members as much as possible.  The [Read More..]

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ACT NOW: Airlines Begin Furloughs as Payroll Protection Draws Near

August 25, 2020 Currently, most of our members are at work, receiving a paycheck and have their benefits still intact, even though the airline industry has taken a severe hit because of COVID-19. This is possible due to the Paycheck Support Program (PSP) contained in the CARES Act. Unfortunately, the CARES Act is set to expire October 1. As a [Read More..]

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Decisions & Choices: Layoff Resource Manual

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Sisters and Brothers, Understanding that the loss of a job will undoubtedly put great physical and emotional strain upon workers and their families, I want you to know that you are not alone. To get the help you may need, you must know where to find it The IAM has created this manual to assist you if you have lost [Read More..]

We Stood Together in Solidarity!

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2019 WinterFest at Renaissance West

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Meeting Schedule

The next monthly union meeting will be 4 pm,  September 10, 2020 at the Local Lodge.

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Local Lodge Calendar

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  • 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
    March 12, 2020

    3727 Rose Lake Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA

    3727 Rose Lake Dr, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA

     

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  • 8:00 am-10:00 am
    March 16, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    Association Representatives/Committee Members will be available to answer questions about the M&R, MCT, MLS and MTS JCBA Tentative Agreements

  • 10:00 am-6:00 pm
    March 16, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    Association Representatives/Committee Members will be available to answer questions about the Fleet Service JCBA Tentative Agreements

  • 11:00 am-1:00 pm
    March 16, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    Association Representatives/Committee Members will be available to answer questions about the M&R, MCT, MLS and MTS JCBA Tentative Agreements

  • 4:00 pm-6:00 pm
    March 16, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    Association Representatives/Committee Members will be available to answer questions about the M&R, MCT, MLS and MTS JCBA Tentative Agreements

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  • 10:00 am-6:00 pm
    March 17, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    Association Representatives/Committee Members will be available to answer questions about the Fleet Service JCBA Tentative Agreements

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  • 6:00 am-8:00 pm
    March 26, 2020

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    4235 W Tyvola Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208, USA

    JCBA Ratification Vote for Fleet Service, M&R, MCT, MLS, MTS

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COBRA
https://www.dol.gov/general/topic/health-plans/cobra

Decisions & Choices: Layoff Resource Manual

August 21, 2020 0

Sisters and Brothers, Understanding that the loss of a job will undoubtedly put great physical and emotional strain upon workers and their families, I want you to know that you are not alone. To get the help you may need, you must know where to find it The IAM has created this manual to assist you if you have lost [Read More..]

Local Lodge Location

Local Lodge Address

3727 Rose Lake Drive
Charlotte, NC 28217

Contact Us

Email

Craig Vanderhoof, President: pres@vl1725.org

Gary Winchester, Executive Secretary: manager@vl1725.org

Todd Day, Communicator: webmaster@vl1725.org


Phone: (704) 357-0027

Fax: (704) 357-0029


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