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  • iMail , News , Transportation November 3, 2016

    Jetstream Workers Get Ready to Bargain for a Better Future

    Phoenix-based Jetstream security and aircraft cleaning workers this week prepared for first contract negotiations at IAM Sky Harbor Local 2559 in Phoenix.

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  • iMail , News , Transportation October 27, 2016

    Philippine Airline Workers Make Gains, Ratify Contract

    IAM District 141 members at Philippine Airlines unanimously voted this week to ratify an agreement with the carrier. The contract creates wage increases for the Passenger Service, Office and Clerical workers at Philippine Airlines through 2019, and retro payments back to July 2016.

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  • iMail , News , Transportation October 13, 2016

    Airline District 141 Holds Largest Ever Convention

    IAM District Lodge 141 held its bi-annual convention this week in Las Vegas, NV. The event was highlighted by a strong showing of solidarity from the delegates, contracts that have set the standard in the airline industry and a return to financial stability for the lodge. “I congratulate President Mike Klemm, his staff and the

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  • Transportation August 25, 2016

    IAM SUPPORTS GAO REPORT ABOUT AIRCRAFT MAINTENANCE OUTSOURCING

    IAM-represented Aircraft Mechanic performs engine work in Phoenix. In its most recent study about the monitoring and safety of aircraft repair being outsourced to contractors, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found significant flaws in the way the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) tracks and reports the maintenance of US commercial aircraft. The report charges that the

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  • Transportation August 19, 2016

    Happy National Aviation Day

    General Vice President Sito Pantoja issued the following comment about National Aviation Day: “Whether you work on the ground or in the cabin, being part of the United States aviation industry is something we can all be proud of. Personally, being an IAM-represented Aircraft Mechanic is a source of immense pride for me. Through our

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