Solidarity, Planning Secure Tennessee Local 1441 Members New Contract

Springfield, TN IAM Local 1441 members secured a new collective bargaining agreement with Unarco that includes yearly increases in IAM Pension Plan contributions. From left: Negotiating Committee member Jeff Heatherly, Local 1441 President Kevin Schwarz, District 711 Business Representative Mike Lee and Local 1441 Negotiating Committee members Ben Sprouse and James Homsany. IAM Local 1441 […]

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Norwegian Air Gets Tentative OK from U.S. Government to Undercut U.S. Jobs

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) decision to grant tentative foreign air carrier approval to Norwegian Air International (NAI) puts thousands of U.S. airline jobs at risk, says IAM Transportation General Vice President Sito Pantoja. NAI, a subsidiary of Norway-based Norwegian Air Shuttle, is incorporated in Ireland in order to evade Norway’s strong labor, tax […]

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