Bridge the Gap Nationwide – Air Wisconsin Picketing

Bridge the Gap Nationwide Picketing – Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019 This Wednesday, we’ll be out on the picket line across the country fighting to Bridge the Gap for Flight Attendants at regional airlines. We’re targeting DCA, ORD, and LAX to push negotiations forward at United Express carriers Air Wisconsin, GoJet, and Delta Connection/American Eagle carrier Compass!  Flight Attendants […]

Negotiations Informational Events

** Locations & times updates ** Hello Fellow Flight Attendants, HZN AFA Negotiation’s Team and ACT Chairs would like to invite all AFA members to a negotiation informational event. This will be an opportunity for you to ask questions in a social environment, away from the airport, regarding our future contract. You’ll have an opportunity […]

Stop Toxic Fumes!

TAKE ACTION: Stop Toxic Fumes! August 13, 2019 The Cabin Air Safety Act of 2019 aims to protect airline passengers and crew from the harmful effects of toxic cabin air. “Our workspace is the public’s travel space and in that space today, crews and passengers are breathing toxins and it has to stop,” said AFA International […]

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 […]