TWU-IAM Joint Association Blog

The Transport Workers Union staff will post updates as they happen. 

Recent Updates

AA Bargaining Update, Sept. 30
one day ago by TWU

Sisters and Brothers,

The Joint Association Mechanic & Related/Stores and Fleet Negotiating Committees met with American Airlines the week of September 26 in DFW. Updates from both committees are below.

Download Mechanic & Related Stores       Download Fleet

 

 

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Seniority Integration Update
3 days ago by TWU

Dear Sisters and Brothers,

In June of this year, the membership was advised that the TWU/IAM Associations had retained the services of Neutral Arbitrator Joshua Javits to create final integrated seniority lists. Shortly thereafter, Javits met with TWU/IAM negotiators and seniority committee members to receive their thoughts, input and guidance and then sent a communication to members requesting that they submit comments and information for his consideration during the fact-finding stage of the seniority integration process. Download this communication

 

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AA Bargaining Update, Sept. 23
9/23/2016 12:13:55 PM by TWU

Sisters and Brothers,

Both the Fleet Service and Mechanic and Related/Stores negotiating committees met this week in Washington, DC.  The week began with each committee meeting with company representatives to discuss outstanding articles and continue to exchange proposals.

The M&R/Stores committee exchanged proposals on Overtime and Rebids and have further narrowed our position for each article.  The company has yet to respond to our proposals regarding Vacations, Holidays and Limited Duty. Download this communication

 

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The Latest from AA Negotiations
9/2/2016 1:43:19 PM by TWU

Brothers and Sisters:

As negotiations with American Airlines continue, we know you’re eager for additional information about what’s happening at the bargaining table. Here’s the latest:

It’s been a few weeks since the interim agreement, and, despite the progress we made on those economic issues, it’s been a bit slow as we’ve returned to direct negotiations. The company has been helpful with resolving key issues with the agreement, but overall, we’re growing frustrated with the pace at which things are moving.

 

 

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AA Bargaining Update, Sept. 2
9/2/2016 12:31:09 PM by TWU
Sisters and Brothers,
 
The Mechanic & Related/Stores and Fleet Service Negotiating Committees met with American Airlines this week in Washington, DC.
 
Updates from both committees are below. Download M&R/Stores update   Download Fleet Service update
 
The following are the upcoming negotiations sessions:
•    Week of September 19 – Washington, DC
•    Week of September 26 – Dallas/Fort Worth
 
 

 

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AA Bargaining Update, July 1
7/1/2016 1:24:16 PM by Emma Chadband
Sisters and Brothers,

The Mechanic & Related/Stores and Fleet Service Negotiating Committees met with American Airlines the week of June 27 in Dallas.
 
Updates from both committees are below. Download M&R/Stores update   Download Fleet Service update
 
 
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Amid unprecedented company and industry profitability, the TWU-IAM Association today announced that it commenced the largest ever joint contract negotiations with American Airlines for approximately 30,000 ground workers in Dallas, Texas.

 

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