Hello. This is George Price, APFA National Communications Coordinator, with a special APFA Hotline Update for Thursday, January 9, 2003.
American Airlines today provided the APFA with the results of the Overage Leave and Partnership Flying proffer that closed on January 7, 2003. They are as follows:
The final overage in St. Louis was 0 International and 343 Domestic. In all other bases, the final overage was 0 International and 528 Domestic.
In St. Louis, 0 International and 47 Domestic Overage Leaves were awarded. There were 96 International and 349 Domestic Overage Leaves awarded in all other bases.
Twenty-seven Domestic Partnerships were awarded in STL and zero International. There were eight Domestic and zero International Partnerships awarded in all other bases.
The total number of Flight Attendants “subject to” furlough is 343. Furloughs will be done in accordance with Article 16.B.1, Page 185 of the contract, which states “When there is a reduction in force, the Flight Attendant(s) with the least system seniority shall be laid off,” and will be effective January 31, 2003.
Flight Attendant HI10s will soon be updated with the Overage Leave and Partnership Awards.
Now, please stay on the line for the latest edition of the APFA Hotline.