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10.03.18 – The Weekly Scoop

    FAA Reauthorization Bill Today the Senate passed the FAA Reauthorization Bill of 2018. APFA was proud to support this important piece of legislation. The Bill now heads to the President’s desk. Thanks to the many APFA members who made phone calls, sent messages and came to Washington to help in our effort. Directs…

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6.29.18 – (LAA/LUS) – New Bid Timeline-LAA/FAQs/Online Resources/Podcasts/401kLawsuit/Resched After Disruption/8HRS Behind Door/Mock Bidding-LUS/HDQs Closed July 4/Uniforms

New Line Bidding Timeline Begins In July – LAA Trending FAQs – Golden/Flex Days on Reserve  Resources for Upcoming Changes​ JSIC Unity Pays Podcasts ​401(k) $uper $aver Lawsuit Update – LAA Rescheduling After a Disruption 8 Hours Behind the Door Means 8 Hours Behind the Door ​Mock PBS Bidding – LUS APFA HDQs Closed Independence…

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6.10.18 – (LAA/LUS) – PBS Bases – Before You Bid

  PBS Bases- Before You Bid Countdown to FOI Mock Bidding Check your Standing Bid Training on your Schedule? Read this! Reserve- Must off or Prefer off- Redbook PBS only! LODO Vacation Low Priority Core Pairings vs. FK and FM Pairings Red Eyes Defined Bidding High Time (91-110 hours) FABRC Hours & reminders Countdown to…

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6.06.18 – (LUS) – July 2018 PBS Bidding Information

    July 2018 PBS Bidding Information – LUS July 2018 Pairing Percentages – LUS   *Important Bidding Information- Redeye Pairings* – LUS Redeye Defined – Last September, both LAA and LUS Redeye pairings (sequences) were aligned. This was communicated by the the Company in August. A letter of agreement dated August 20, 2017 served…

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5.10.18 – (LAA/LUS) – PBS Bases – Before You Bid

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PBS Bases- Before You Bid Check your Standing Bid Training on your Schedule? Read this! Reserve- Must off or Prefer off- Redbook PBS only! LODO Vacation Low Priority Core Pairings vs. FK and FM Pairings Red Eyes Defined Bidding High Time (91-110 hours) How to research your PBS award FABRC Hours & reminders Last month,…

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3.09.18 – (LAA/LUS) – PBS Bases – Before You Bid

PBS Bases- Before You Bid Your Standing Bid Reserve Bidding- Senior, Cusp, and Junior Bidding strategy Training on your Schedule? Protect yourself with this information What is a Persistent Property? Vacation Low Priority Red Eyes Defined Bidding High Time (91-110 hours) New FABRC Hours Thank you for taking the time to educate yourself on these…

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2.13.18 – (LAA/LUS) – Corrected LAA Reserve Numbers for March

The Company recently released a communication on the corrected March reserve numbers for LAA bases after APFA identified an error in the original bid packets posted online. The following table indicates the corrected numbers which will be reflected in the bidsheets to be posted on Jetnet tomorrow. APFA is fully aware that, even considering this…

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2.13.18 – (LAA/LUS) – Reserve Numbers

Why Are Reserve Numbers so High?! APFA has been fielding this question from members and we, too have been demanding answers from the Company. At this point, the numbers should be trending down. We have identified possible issues with the reserve numbers for March and have requested a review by Crew Planning. The seniority numbers…

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2.09.18 – (LAA/LUS) – Hotel Committee Response to AA Comm/ODAN Hotel Accommodations/Reps in D.C./Calling the Tape – LAA/Reserve Numbers/Duplicate Ballot Deadline/Uniform

  APFA National Hotel Committee’s Response to Recent Flight Service Communication ODAN Hotel Accommodations APFA Representatives Travel to Washington D.C. Reserve Reminder – “Calling the Tape” – LAA Reserve Numbers Deadline to Request Duplicate Ballot for LGA Base Elections Uniform Reaction Report APFA National Hotel Committee’s Response to Recent Flight Service Communication  In a recent…

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1.26.18 – (LUS) – APFA JCBA Udate – Rotating Reserve FAQs

Reserve Rotation FAQs – LUS Many LUS Flight Attendants have questions related to the implementation of reserve rotation at Flight Attendant Operational Integration (FOI) in October 2018. We will provide communications regarding rotation and other new contractual provisions in the JCBA as we head towards FOI. Additionally, FOI specialists are in every base to answer…

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12.27.17 – (LAA) – Pay Protection for Last 5 Days of the Month

Pay Protection for Last 5 Days of the Month (excludes Reserves) – LAA As a reminder, Flight Attendants should be familiar with the following parameters when looking to pay protect during the last 5 days of the month: Pay protection: After sign in, Crew Schedule has the same options as MIC – deadhead, reschedule, hold at the…

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12.23.17 – (LAA/LUS) – Update on January Reserve Numbers

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Update on January Reserve Numbers – LAA/LUS As you know, the reserve numbers at many bases are much higher than we would like. We have met twice with Labor and Manpower Planning this week to try and offer solutions to the high reserve numbers in January. The Company has staffed January at each domicile based…

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1.11.02 – (LAA) – Picking Up Optional Exchange Trips

This is George Price with the APFA HotLine for Friday, January 11, 2002. As a reminder to Reserves, please remember that when you pick up an Optional Exchange trip during your reserve month and you do not meet your monthly maximum, those OE hours will be absorbed into your guarantee. Also, as we reported last…

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