January is National Slavery & Human Trafficking Prevention Month

We can take a stand against human trafficking by recommitting ourselves to end it on our planes. As Flight Attendants and aviation's first responders, we are uniquely positioned to identify human traffickers and assist their victims.

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Flight Attendants Achieve 10 Hours Rest with FAA Final Rule

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) today finalized a rule requiring 10 hours minimum, non-reducible rest for Flight Attendants between duty days.

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Tell Airline CEOs to Invest in People, Not Wall Street

Add your name to demand Airline CEOs pledge to stabilize the industry with reliable operations and good jobs before diverting any airline profits to Wall Street through stock buybacks.

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FAA Refers Violent Passengers to DOJ for Prosecution

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced it has referred more than three dozen unruly passengers to the FBI for potential criminal prosecution amid a sharp rise in onboard incidents

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Scholarships and Free College for AFA Flight Attendants & Family

Over 2,300 families, including AFA members, have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education Foundation.

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AFA Disaster Relief Fund

We take care of each other, Flight Attendants helping Flight Attendants. The AFA Disaster Relief Fund provides assistance to AFA members and retirees who have suffered significant damage and/or relocation as a result of a disaster.

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    Flight Attendant Detained by ICE

    UPDATE 3/22/19 7:15 pm Eastern: Selene was released from the detention center, thanks to your action. Washington Post article: https://wapo.st/2U3E1w7

    Flight Attendant Selene Saavedra Roman is sitting in an ICE detention center - where she has been held for over a month in inhumane conditions - and threatened with deportation to a country she's never known. We demand that Selene immediately be released, reunited with her husband, and all charges against her dropped. Full story

    Flight Attendants Meet with New Congress

    Our union has several priorities for the new Congress and the upcoming FAA Reauthorization Bill including, but not limited to, stopping disruptive passenger incidents with a banned passenger list; improving cabin air quality; updating evacuation standards for certifying cabin configurations and proper staffing; and establishing cabin temperature standards.

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    Apply for the Union Plus Scholarship

    As AFA members, you and your family are eligible for the Union Plus Scholarship Program. Scholarship applications must be submitted by 12pm EST on January 31, 2023.

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    Information is changing at a rapid pace. Stay up to date with the latest appearances of AFA in the news.

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    Flight Attendants Achieve 10 Hours Rest with FAA Final Rule

    The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) finalized a rule requiring 10 hours minimum, non-reducible rest for Flight Attendants between duty days – finally implementing a 2018 law that will make aviation safer for over 100,000 Flight Attendants and the passengers in our care.

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