October 27, 2020
Sisters and Brothers,
The DAT election tool is open now and will close on November 1st at 11:59 pm. Your Association Leadership encourages you to please take the time to login and ensure your DAT selection is what you want it to be.
The contract allows you to select up to 120 hours of DAT time per Article 23 paragraph H, posted below:
H. The Company will submit to the Union at each shop/bid area function and location by October 15th the vacation schedule for the succeeding year. Employees may reserve up to one hundred twenty (120) hours of earned vacation to be taken one (1) or more days at a time (DAT). Any changes to the number of DAT days the employee had the previous year must be made by midnight, November 1st. Employees who do not elect to change the number of DAT days will have the same number of DAT days as in the previous year. Employees will have up to December 1st to choose vacation periods, and the Company shall post the vacation assignments as indicated from the employee’s preferences by December 20th.
Links posted by the Company to help you through this process.
- DAT Election Tool Functional Training Guide
- DAT Election Training Video
- DAT FAQ
- Link: https://datelection.aa.com/