Scheduling Notes – BID 327, November

November Bid 327 – Scheduling Notes  The solution for November, was again, not our first choice. AFA proposed a solution that had the SEA-OKC and the SEA-ICT turns set as a day trip, a single turn. All other parameters were the same as the one that was agreed upon.  AFA’s first choice of solutions was approximately $16k […]

ACT Crew Room Sit – Notes

Hello Fellow Flight Attendants, I wanted to thank everyone that attended the SEA Act Negotiation’s Sit on September 25th. There was a great turn out, with terrific questions/comments regarding our contract negotiations and a wonderful response to our AFA red pin drive (Solidarity Commitment). There were quite a few remarks regarding the 2019 Employee Survey […]

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

A Message from Your AFA EAP: Breast Cancer Awareness Month, marked in countries across the world every October, helps to increase attention and support for the awareness, early detection and treatment as well as palliative care of this disease.  There are about 1.38 million new cases of breast cancer each year.  Breast cancer is by […]

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AFA MASTER EXECUTIVE COUNCIL MEMORANDUMMASTER EXECUTIVE OFFICER NOMINATIONS September 27, 2019 In accordance with the MEC policy and procedures and the AFA constitution and Bylaws notice is given that nominations consideration for AFA Horizon Air Master Executive Council Officers is now open.  The positions consist of the MEC President, MEC Vice President & MEC Secretary […]

MEC News

MEC News – September On Monday, September 16th your AFA MEC (Master Executive Council) Officers met with Alaska Airline Labor Leaders as well as our pilot Labor Leaders.  Each labor workgroup provided an update on their current challenges with AAG. The Coalition also discussed common concerns surrounding issues such as uniforms, the right to wear […]

Negotiations Update – September

Horizon Negotiations Update September 2019 AFA and Management met again in Seattle from September 17-19, 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. MEC Vice President, Lisa Davis-Warren, also attended the session. Management’s team consists of Michelle Abidoye, Managing […]

ASAP – Fatigue

Hello Fellow Flight Attendants, Wishing everyone well! I am writing in regard to our current contract and reminding you all that we do have a Fatigue Policy implemented for our protection along with the ASAP program. You will find the verbiage under Article 26, Health, Safety, and security.  It is on page 166-167 in our […]

April Safety Roundtable – Repost

Hello Everyone, Here are some notes that I took regarding the Fatigue Risk Management Plan (FRMP) and Safety Roundtable: 1. The panel discussed the importance of utilizing ASAP in conjunction with fatigue reporting.I learned the proper verbiage to use when submitting a fatigue ASAP Report. 2. I learned that keeping the integrity of the ASAP […]