Tag: Association of Flight Attendants

Mass demonstration and chaos at U.S. airports in case of a government shutdown

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 12, 2019 08:10

"To all Americans: if there is anything this shutdown has taught us, it should be that labor rights matter. We must work together to improve rights for working Americans. Our ... Read More

Transcript for NACTA Red Alert: How safe is flying during U.S. government shut down?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 24, 2019 18:53

The FAA is looking for experienced air traffic controllers. This is already true in normal times. Today the NACTA website shows a red alert on the National Air Traffic Controllers ... Read More

Flight attendant union urges Congress to pass FAA reauthorization bill

editor editor- July 22, 2011 06:31

WASHINGTON - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today urged Capitol Hill lawmakers to act on a long overdue Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill before it expires on Read More

Union welcomes new TSA alternate screening program

editor editor- April 4, 2011 04:36

WASHINGTON - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today issued support of the Transportation Security Administration's (TSA) new program that will promote an alternate screening of crewmembe Read More

Union complaints about recent Delta Air fiasco

editor editor- November 24, 2010 04:24

WASHINGTON - The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA) today filed formal interference charges with the National Mediation Board (NMB) against Delta Air Lines management alleging unlawful con Read More

Delta flight attendants say no to union for 3rd time

editor editor- November 4, 2010 05:27

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines has received notification from the National Mediation Board (NMB) that a majority – more than 53 percent - of flight attendants voting in the election ... Read More

Spirit Airlines flight attendants seek end to ‘sexist and shameful’ advertising

editor editor- February 5, 2009 08:16

The hubbub last week by Spirit Airlines flight attendants over what they have termed as demeaning and demoralizing advertising campaigns by the airline’s management has continued on to this week. Read More

Spirit Airlines flight attendants lash out at management over “demeaning” ads

editor editor- January 28, 2009 08:10

“We are safety professionals, not billboards,” was the clear message sent by Spirit Airlines flight attendants to their management yesterday, January 27, 2009, following the launching of a series Read More