2.22.18 – Vacation Bid, Annual Convention, FOI, IOD Survey, CLT New Hire Class, VLOA, NO ReRun Election, PBS, VEX


2018 APFA Annual Board of Director’s Convention in Charlotte

  • Vacation Bid Reminder
  • FOI Updates
  • IOD Survey
  • Welcome Charlotte Flight Attendants from New Hire Class 18-01
  • April 2018 VLOA
  • APFA National Officer Re-Run Ballots
  • March 2018 PBS Bid Summary
  • VEX Reminder for April 2018

2018 APFA Annual Board of Director’s Convention in Charlotte

The APFA 25th Annual Convention will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina February 27 – March 2, 2018 from 0900 – 1800.

Hilton Charlotte University Place
8629 JM Keynes Drive
Charlotte, NC 28262
(704) 547-7444

All members in good standing are welcome and encouraged to attend all open portions of the meeting.

Vacation Bid Reminder

The 2018-2019 annual vacation bid closes on February 27, 2018 at 1200 CST

FOI Updates

To receive the most current information as FOI approaches, please visit the Crew Change page on Jetnet:


IOD Survey

When you have filed an IOD, you should receive a survey.  We encourage you to complete the survey.  Please be open and honest about your experience with the new IOD process and procedures.  This information is confidential and will help better serve the membership.
Welcome Charlotte Flight Attendants from New Hire Class 18-01

Class 18-01 is in indoctrination today and will be coming on the line very soon.  We are pleased to welcome our six Charlotte new hires that will be joining us in our base shortly!
April 2018 VLOA

There will be no VLOAs offered for the month of April
APFA National Officer Re-Run Ballots

APFA National Officer ReRun-Ballots will be mailed to all members on March 14, 2018. As a reminder, this is a mail ballot as well as a Department of Labor supervised election. Please make sure you have updated your address not just on Jetnet, but with the APFA at member@apfa.org. Ballots must be returned, by mail, and received by 10:00am CT April 13, 2018.

For your vote to count, you must be dues current (no more than 60 days in dues arrears) by 5:00pm CT on April 9, 2018. You can contact the APFA dues department at dues1@apfa.org or 817-540-01081 ext. 8151.

If you have any questions, please contact the NBC at ballot@apfa.org or 817-540-0108 ext. 8311.

March 2018 PBS Bid Summary
The March 2018 PBS Bid is available for viewing in the Crew Portal via the PBS Award tab. Any Flight Attendant who has a question about his/her award or believes he/she may have received a mis-award should notify the Flight Attendant Bidding Resource Center (FABRC) at (800) 327-0117 Option 5.

VEX Reminder for April 2018 – Closes on February 28, 2018

Submit via VEX Form on Wings – Flight Service – Lines & Pairings (Bidding) page

A Flight Attendant who is scheduled for a continuous vacation block of at least seven (7) days, may elect to place up to a total of four (4) days off BEFORE or AFTER, or SPLIT on either side of such vacation. The days off will act as a pre-planned absence and will carry NO pay or credit. Such days off will be counted toward the Reserve’s scheduled Golden Days. Such block of four (4) days, or portion thereof, may be extended into the next bid period.

As always, thank you for your hard work each and every day.

Wanda Sarnacki
Charlotte APFA Base President

1004 West Euless Boulevard
Euless, Texas 76040

Phone: (817) 540-0108
Fax: (817) 540-2077


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