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Airline Division News, Week Ending August 30, 2013

The CitationAir Negotiating Committee assembled in White Plains, New York on Monday, August 19th to resume bargaining with management towards their first Collective Bargaining Agreement. Local 1108 President Captain Mat Slinghoff and Interim MEC Chairman F/O Tim Carter joined with the team for the session. The group met with the expectation of receiving new information about CitationAir’s future operations as it had been almost six months since the last meeting with management.

Airline Division News, Week Ending August 24, 2013

The Negotiating Committee for NetJets Technicians and Related met with the Company on August 20th and 21st. The parties discussed Article 8- (Grievance Procedure), with the Company initiating discussions regarding the Unions last proposal. The Union and the Company were able to reach a Tentative Agreement on Article 4 – (Union Security, Check Off and D.R.I.V.E.)

Airline Division News, Week Ending August 12, 2013

Negotiations with Express Jet resumed August 7th through August 9th in Philadelphia. Discussions continued on Section 8 – (Vacations) and Section 22 – (General and Miscellaneous).  Although no tentative agreements were reached, progress was made on both contract sections.

Airline Division News, Week Ending August 3, 2013

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters and the Communications Workers of America announced this week that they have reached a tentative agreement covering 6,500 passenger service employees at US Airways.

Airline Division News, Week Ending July 20, 2013

The federal mediator assigned to ExpressJet negotiations reconvened the parties on July 15th with discussions continuing through July 18th.

Airline Division News, Week Ending July 13, 2013

The GoJets pilot negotiation committee met with the company representation on Thursday, July 11th.  Prior to the meeting, The IBT Negotiating Team spent a very beneficial Monday through Wednesday in preparation for the meeting with the Company on Thursday.

Airline Division News, Week Ending June 29, 2013

Teamsters Local 135 Flight Attendants, which represents over 2000 Flight Attendants for Chautauqua Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America, has announced that they have reached a new Tentative Agreement (T/A) with the management of Republic Airlines.

Airline Division News, Week Ending March 2, 2013

Negotiations continued this past week, February 27th through March 1st in Baltimore. While Airline Division Director David Bourne, met last week with Brad Holt to discuss a solution to a unified ExpressJet/ASA agreement; the focus of this week’s session was work on the Express Jet contract with the assistance of the federal mediator.

Airline Division News, Week Ending February 24, 2013

Airline Division Director David Bourne was in Atlanta on Friday to meet with XJT Chief Operating Officer Brad Holt in an effort to break the log jam that has slowed mechanic contract negotiations to a crawl over the last 12 months.

Airline Division News, Week Ending February 16, 2013

This week, the parties met in Chicago to continue Phase 1 (non economic) reconciliation talks on a joint combined collective bargaining agreement. With a few remaining reconciliation issues that may require further discussion, next week a small group from the Teamster committee will focus on constructing and tightening language to reflect the agreements reached in committee discussions. That language will then be available for analysis, review and edits by the entire committee the following week prior to moving forward.


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