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July 23, 2014
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Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Tragedy

As details of this tragedy unfold, our emotional connections are likely to deepen. Remember, your AFA EAP is available to help any member with thoughts and reactions to this incident.

Register to Vote: Midterm Elections Are 11/4

The choices you make in the November 4, 2014 midterm election will determine what we can achieve for Flight Attendants and our workplace.

OSHA Protections for Flight Crew

All you need to know about the new OSHA protections for Flight Attendants that began on March 26, 2014, is contained in a detailed booklet, The Rules Are Changing: How New OSHA Protections Will Affect You

New International Officers Start Term

June 1, 2014 marks the start of a new four year term of office for our AFA-CWA international officers. AFA's international officers serve as our voice in Washington, DC and around the world.

Do You Wear Your AFA Pin?

Why should you wear your AFA pin at work? While it may seem trivial at first, taking the time to ensure your pin is a regular part of your uniform speaks volumes by sending a visible message of unity amongst our workgroup.

Flight Attendant Union Renews Call For Child Safety Seats 25 Years After United Flight 232

Twenty-five years after the tragic crash of United Airlines flight 232 claimed the lives of one infant, dozens of passengers and one fellow Flight Attendant, the Association of Flight Attendants –CWA (AFA) continues to advocate for the use of child safety seats for all children under the age of two:
“On July 19, 1989, the heroic actions of the Flight Attendants and crew onboard United flight 232 saved the lives of 184 passengers in one of the worst crashes in aviation history. Through their professionalism and dedication, our colleagues showed the world the crucial role Flight Attendants have onboard the aircraft each and every day. 
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Envoy Air Flight Attendants Call On Management To Make Right On Aircraft Commitments

June 19, 2014

Washington, DC – Envoy Air Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), issued the following statement after American Airlines management announced the placement of 20 new Embraer 175 regional jets with an industry competitor. Read more »

Frontier Airlines Flight Attendants Secure Tentative Agreement On Contract Improvements

Washington, DC – Frontier Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), recently announced a tentative agreement that would lock in pay, benefit and work rule improvements in exchange for the unpredictable return on equity and profit sharing. The tentative agreement includes benefits for the over 1,000 Flight Attendants, which would be implemented as mid-term contract improvements. AFA had been in discussions with management regarding changes to the Flight Attendant collective bargaining agreement prior to the purchase of the airline by Indigo Partners in December 2013. Read more

AFA-CWA Applauds Congress For Taking Action Against Norwegian Air Outsourcing Scheme

Washington, DC – The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today commended the United States House of Representatives for passing the DeFazio/Westmoreland Amendment that ensures U.S. airlines and aviation crewmembers are afforded a level playing field for transatlantic flying. The bipartisan amendment attached to the 2015 Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development Appropriations Act (H.R. 4745), introduced by Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Lynn Westmorland (R-GA), requires that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) follow the protocol contained in the U.S.-EU "Open Skies" agreement. Read more

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