Scheduling Notes – September

September Bid 325 – Scheduling Notes  This month management had a lot of their own parameters they added due to overall staffing. The company put extra credits into PDX and SEA and took some out of MFR, GEG, and BOI.  We continue to hear they have staffing issues and this bid was no different. Management also had […]

PAE Scheduling Survey

Hello SEA, BOI & GEG Flight Attendants- Your LEC 16 AFA leadership team has created a survey for informational purposes only, with the intent to gather feedback from you about scheduling. We have also included questions regarding PAE as a co-domicile. (We are aware our BOI, GEG & remaining ANC FA’s are not directly impacted by PAE […]

Negotiations Update – July

Horizon Negotiations Update July 2019 AFA and management met again in Seattle on July 16-18, 2019. AFA’s committee members are MEC President Ed Hawes; Flight Attendants Joelle Jaeger and Tanya Phillips; and our professional negotiator and attorney, Kimberley Chaput.  Acting MEC President & MEC Vice President Lisa Davis-Warren also attended much of the session. Management’s […]

Uniforms – Update

Fellow Flight Attendants, We wanted to take this opportunity to share with you the concerns we have been hearing about and working to address regarding our uniforms. We have been in discussions about these items over the last few months with management. Below are a few of the major hot topic points that have been […]

AFA MEC Announcement – Crew Planning Liaison

To:         HZN AFA Membership/Flight Attendants Date:     July 9, 2019 Subject: HZN AFA MEC Crew Planning Liaison Position Flight Attendant Callie von Borstel informed the MEC that she will be leaving her AFA MEC position of Crew Planning Liaison at the end of July 2019.  Callie has been front and center working with the Jeppesen […]

FAB Meeting Notes – July

FAB meeting notes 7/3/2019 Mandy MundyElizabeth CejaAnne StrandHeather Coleman New Block2Block reporting coming 7/11 or 7/12 much easier to use for catering issues. Safety issues still will be through Report it.  LAS catering is being looked into, need reports. Same with other stations if any issues.  Only 2% of FA’s are actually reporting issues with […]

CBD Promise and Dangers

A Now Famous But Tragic CBD Case Douglas Horn, a veteran New York state truck driver lost his job after using a Hemp CBD oil product. Horn said that the ad for this hemp oil wellness product claimed that it had a 0% concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol, commonly known as THC, the compound responsible for psychoactive effects. […]

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ACT UPDATE – June 2019

Hello All, We wanted to thank everyone that attended the ACT crew room sits in June. During our crew room sits we heard concerns from you regarding inflight managements proposed changes to Article 7; Reserve, the need to implement an attendance policy in our contract and the ability to cash out a portion of our […]