We are One United


Section X.E.1.e. requires that “Local Councils at bases where a duplication of Councils exists” will have elections to combine the Councils within 90 days of the “signing of a merged working agreement.” In order to combine the Councils, elections must take place including all members in the location. The following locations have duplicate Councils and will conduct elections according to the schedule listed below.


 The new term of office will begin on 1/1/2017.

For complete details and voting instructions

Visit AFACWA-elections.org

We will build Our United future together – taking care of each other and working together to address any issues we face or making the most out of any opportunities before us. We are one airline. We are one union. We are one.

Holiday Sick Call Reminder

With the Holiday Season quickly approaching please take a minute to review the protocol for sick calls during the defined Holiday period: Thanksgiving and the period from Dec. 20, 2016 to Jan. 4, 2017. Keep in mind that Flight Attendants who have had no absences in the prior twelve (12) calendar months will not be subject to the Medical Verification requirement imposed during defined holiday periods. The following information will apply at each pre-merger subsidiary in the following way:

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Understanding Holiday Pay

Our Joint Contract Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) provides for additional pay for Flight Attendants on flight assignments during designated holidays and the Flight Attendant’s birthday. This is a new provision for the pre-merger CAL and CMI Flight Attendants. In an effort to assist you with understanding how to calculate holiday pay, please review the following examples:

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Joint Implementation Committee (JIT) Updates

The Joint Implementation Team (JIT) is composed of three AFA members and three company members, who will be supported by subject matter experts from AFA and United. To read the latest JIT update : Cabin Jumpseat Authority (CJA)

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