AIMS/Ecrew Update

Greetings fellow Flight Attendants, I wanted to take a moment and touch base about recent updates to Aims/E-crew.  First, you probably have heard or seen reference to Aims and or E-crew and may have always wondered why those words are used interchangeably. Aims is a company based out of Athens, Greece which Horizon Air has purchased […]

Scheduling Notes – January 2020

January Bid 329 – Scheduling Notes  This was an interesting trip pairing build for January. We feel that the solution that AFA created has a much higher quality of life for our members and gives the most parity in one through four-day trips across the board, which allows for a variety of different wants and needs. Additionally, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Scheduling – July Pairings

July Bid 323 – Scheduling Notes  July will be our fourth full month of mixed-pairing flying.  With it, there were a total of 1,562 trips between all bases.  Of those, 304 are all Q400 flying and 327 are all E175 flying.  That’s 59.6% of the trips are mixed, 20.9% trips are pure E175, and 19.5% are pure […]