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Airline Division News, Week Ending March 5, 2017 - SPECIAL

Months after an ABX Air pilot strike grounded flights for DHL and Amazon for two days, ABX pilots and the airline, owned by Air Transport Services Group (ATSG), reached a settlement agreement that returns the pilots’ right to take compensatory days off after they are forced to work on their off days to cover flights due to staffing shortages.

Airline Division News, Week Ending March 5, 2017

The Southwest Material Specialists Negotiating Team, comprised of Teamster Airline Division International Representatives, local union business agents and rank-and-file committee members have reached an agreement in principle to amend their current collective bargaining agreement with Southwest Airlines.

Airline Division News - SPECIAL, Week Ending February 25, 2017

After more than three and a half years of UPS refusing to agree to a new contract with aircraft mechanics and related classifications, Wednesday the mechanics requested that the National Mediation Board (NMB) release them from mediated negotiations with the company.

Airline Division News, Week Ending February 24, 2017

After a three-month hiatus over the holiday season, negotiations for the TMC pilots Collective Bargaining Agreement (“CBA”) resumed on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. 

Airline Division News, Week Ending November 26, 2016

On November 22nd, the ABX Pilots and your Union, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division (IBT) and its affiliated local, Teamsters Local 1224 (collectively, the Union) commenced a lawful strike against ABX.  Local 1224 and the ABX Pilots established primary picket lines against ABX at CVG and ILN.

Airline Division News, Week Ending November 11, 2016

This afternoon, Airline Division Director David Bourne announced that the Airline Division had reached a Tentative Agreement with Kalitta Air.

Airline Division News, Week Ending October 29, 2016

The union Negotiating Committee met with the Company for bargaining the week of October 10th, and presented management with proposals covering Article 1 (Recognition), Article 16 (Holidays), Article 17 (Insurance and Other Benefits), Article 25 (Sick Days) and Article 33 (Wages). Refusing to accept management demands for economic and work rule concessions, they also resubmitted all other outstanding proposals.

Airline Division News, Week Ending October 15, 2016

Into the early hours of Friday morning, after nearly four years of bargaining and arbitration, the Airline Division of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Local 769 and the Amerijet negotiating committee announced that an Agreement in Principle had been reached by all parties for a new collective bargaining agreement.

Airline Division News, Week Ending October 2, 2016

After many years of negotiations and with the assistance of the NMB, the pilots of Kalitta Air finally have an Agreement in Principal (AiP).

Airline Division News, Week Ending, September 24, 2016

A three-judge panel for the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that Amerijet must follow a district court order to arbitrate labor disputes with Teamsters who are temporarily based in the Caribbean.


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