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 […]

Managing Bullying

Managing Bullying 1. Check yourself If you feel you are being bullied, the first thing to do is to take inventory of any ways you might be contributing to the challenging situation. It could be that you are doing nothing to provoke the bullying (which is often the case), but the point here is to […]

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Thank You!

Good morning: We wanted to share the background on a few changes that will be coming out today to our PAs. Those of you who have recently traveled on Alaska may have already noticed changes to their inflight announcements. We want to thank our brothers and sisters over at Alaska AFA for sitting down with […]

Negotiation Informational Event

SAVE THE DATE! 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 to voice concerns, […]

*Negotiations Update – June*

Horizon Negotiations Update June 2019 AFA and management met again in Seattle on June 4-6, 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. Management’s team consists of Michelle Abidoye, Managing Director, People and Labor Relations; Rachael Mattioli, Managing Director, […]

WANTED: Crew Planning Liaison

HZN AFA MASTER EXECUTIVE COUNCIL NOTICE OF COMMITTEE CHAIR OPENING CREW PLANNING LIAISON (Scheduling) The Master Executive Council has an immediate opening for interested AFA members who wish to make a difference in the lives of their fellow flight attendants through the MEC position of Crew Planning Liaison. This position is responsible to promote the […]

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 […]