News

As of January 1, 2019, new protections from assault went into effect for passenger service agents across the country. Since January, we have been meeting with American Airlines to determine exactly how we will implement tools and policies to make the assault protections a reality at all our airports.
Serious safety concerns, including rushed inspections, high stress, and dangerous time pressures are among the issues cited in a new report on conditions for Envoy passenger service agents.
On October 3, 2018, the Senate overwhelmingly passed a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Reauthorization bill that included critical protections from assault for passenger service agents. The bill also included a long-needed increase in the minimum rest period for flight attendants.

Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met last week, September 21-25.

Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met last week on September 8, 9, 10, and 11.
Agents across the country are celebrating the success of our 10-19-15 Mobilization on July 30-August 1. We saw a dozen airports plus reservations offices and home-based agents all joining in solidarity to support a fair contract for agents at the new American Airlines.
Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met last week on July 28th, 29th, and 30th.
The Local 6001 Election Committee has released Tentative Election Results.
Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met this week on July 13th, 14th & 15th.

Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met in Dallas on July 1st & 2nd.

Your CWA/IBT Association Bargaining Committee met again in Dallas on June 1st, 2nd and 3rd.