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CALL NOW: Tell Your Representative to Support the AIRR Act!

CALL NOW: Tell Your Representative to Support the AIRR Act!

The House FAA Reauthorization Bill (H.R. 2997) protects our jobs from outsourcing and sets 10 hours non-reducible minimum rest for Flight Attendants. We need all hands on deck right now if we are going to keep this issue alive and make it law.  But it won't happen without your action. 

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Response to Al Baker Apology

Response to Al Baker Apology

July 12, 2017 

Akbar Al Baker
Group Chief Executive
Qatar Airways

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Dear Mr. Al Baker,

I received your apology for your private event comments that were heard loud and clear by airline workers around the world. As a leader in the aviation industry, you know that your words carry weight and should be taken at face value. I accept your apology. 

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Support the AFA Disaster Relief Fund through Amazon Smile

Support the AFA Disaster Relief Fund through Amazon Smile

July 10, 2017 - The Disaster Relief Fund provides a means for AFA members to assist other members and retirees who have suffered significant damage to their primary residence and/or faced relocation as a result of a disaster.

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AFA Visits the Department of Transportation to talk Flight Attendant Safety and Training

AFA Visits the Department of Transportation to talk Flight Attendant Safety and Training 

June 22, 2017 - On Tuesday, June 20th, AFA International President Sara Nelson and the AFA Air Safety, Health and Security Department presented to the Department of Transportation (DOT) lead staff on the roles, responsibilities and training required to serve as an FAA Certified Flight Attendant.

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Major Step Forward for 10 Hours Rest

Major Step Forward for 10 Hours Rest

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Flight Attendants Say Conflict Is Creating a Big Safety Problem on Planes

Flight Attendants Say Conflict Is Creating a Big Safety Problem on Planes

JUN 19, 2017 - The fury has died down, but the rash of viral confrontations on airplanes is still very much on flight attendants' minds. They are demoralized and anxious, afraid of becoming the villain in a cellphone video that spreads across the globe — creating a situation some say could result in safety lapses on planes.

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Equal Rest - Here's How to Take Action

Equal Rest - Here's How to Take Action

June 19, 2017 - Tell Senators and Representatives to include our 10 hours minimum rest provision along with a Fatigue Risk Management Plan (FRMP) in their respective bills.

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