WICHITA, Kan., June 16, 2023 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) has reached a tentative four-year labor agreement with Spirit AeroSystems. The approximately 6,000 IAM Local 839 (District 70) members at the facility produce 70% of Boeing’s narrow-body aircraft and defense and business jet structures.
The tentative agreement includes the following:
The IAM negotiating committee unanimously recommends approval of the pact, which will be voted on by members on Wednesday, June 21. The current contract expires at midnight on Saturday, June 24.
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers is one of North America’s largest and most diverse industrial trade unions, representing approximately 600,000 active and retired members in the aerospace, defense, airlines, railroad, transit, healthcare, automotive, and other industries.