Machinists Union on Alaska Airlines, Virgin America Deal

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) General Vice President Sito Pantoja today issued the following statement regarding the proposed Alaska Airlines merger with Virgin America Airlines: “As expected, the industry consolidation among the major airlines is being repeated by smaller carriers trying to survive. While today’s announcement proposes a merger, the final outcome […]

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Tennessee Members at Unarco Ready for Contract Talks

IAM Local 1441 Negotiating Committee recently completed the Negotiation Preparation Program at the Winpisinger Center in Hollywood, MD. First row from left: Committee member James Homsany, Recording Secretary Benjamin Sprouse and President Kevin Schwarz. Second row from left: Vice President Shane Long and Committee Member Jeff Heatherly. Third row: District 711 Business Representative Mike Lee. […]

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