AFA Update

AFA Update January 11, 2020 by Lisa Davis-Warren (MEC President) MEC Committee Chairperson & Appointed Position Interviews and Recent Resignation Master Executive Council (MEC) In accordance with Article VII.B.1 of the AFA Horizon Air MEC Policy and Procedures Manual, the term of appointment for the MEC Committee Chairpersons is concurrent with those of the MEC […]

National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month

National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month January 3, 2020 January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. We can take a stand against human trafficking by recommitting ourselves to end it on our planes. As Flight Attendants and aviation’s first responders, we are uniquely positioned to identify human traffickers and assist their victims. […]

AS/QX Labor Coalition

On Monday, December 16th, 2019, the Labor Coalition, composed of elected leaders of each unionized employee group at Alaska Airlines as well as AFA and IBT at Horizon Air, met at the ALPA MEC office. Each workgroup provided an update on their current challenges with the Company. The Coalition also discussed common concerns surrounding issues […]

AFA Interactive

Wishing You a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! December 25, 2019 Dear Friends and Flying Partners: Happy Holidays to you on this Christmas Day. Often when people think of the holidays, they think of flying. As Flight Attendants, we safely bring people together – 47.5 Million people this holiday alone. And of course, the best […]

Sober Holidays

Sober Holidays    The Problem 1.  Staying sober may seem like a dreary prospect. 2.  In the past it was always ok to drink/use on the holidays (from Thanksgiving to New Year’s). 3.  There are many expectations…magical and mythical. 4.  Reality is, that there are family fights, drinking/using, remembrance of past holidays. The Solution 1.  Go to extra 12 step […]