The Fight Is Still On

Today, we launched a petition on to call on DOT and FAA to immediately implement the law, and to encourage members of Congress to hold them accountable.

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Boeing 737 MAX

The latest information on the grounding, accident investigations, and certification.

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Safety, Security, and Jobs Protected – #LockoutNeverAgain

While Flight Attendants are relieved to avoid a continued shutdown, we must work to ensure it never happens again. Our safety and security is not a political game.

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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:

    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

    U.S.-based Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Ratify First Contract

    AFA Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants today voted by 99 percent to ratify a first contract. The three-year agreement provides immediate pay increases, backpay, schedule flexibility, and retirement security for flight attendants based in SFO, LAX and JFK.

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    Bridge the Gap Nationwide Picketing - Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2019

    This Wednesday, we’ll be out on the picket line across the country fighting to Bridge the Gap for Flight Attendants at regional airlines. We’re target DCA, ORD, and LAX to push negotiations forward at United Express carriers Air Wisconsin, GoJet, and Delta Connection/American Eagle carrier Compass!

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    Hawaiian Flight Attendants Take Contract Fight to LAX

    On Thursday, July 26, 2019, nearly 100 AFA Hawaiian Flight Attendants joined by United and Alaska Flight Attendants and labor allies picketed at LAX. 

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    Solidarity at DCA Picket Line for Air Wisconsin Contract Fight

    Flight Attendants from Air Wisconsin, Horizon, Alaska, Envoy, Piedmont, PSA, Spirit, Compass, Frontier, Mesa and United were out on the picket line on Tuesday at Washington National Airport (DCA) to fight for a fair contract with a living wage for Air Wisconsin Flight Attendants.

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    Flight Attendant Union Statement on U.S. Grounding of 737 MAX

    The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) President Sara Nelson released the following statement after the U.S. grounding of the 737 MAX fleet.

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    AFA International President Nelson Testifies in Congress About Impact of Shutdown on Aviation

    AFA International President Sara Nelson testified on Wednesday, February 13, 2019, at 10 am before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation, regarding the impact of the Shutdown and what we need to do to stop further damage.

    2Hot2Cold: Reporting Extreme Temps

    Most airline passengers have suffered from uncomfortable temperatures on airplanes, often sweltering on the ground and then shivering in the air. But now they can help build the case for establishing rules to keep airplane temperatures within reasonable limits. A new mobile app – called 2Hot2Cold – allows passengers and flight crews to document and report extreme temperatures in aircraft cabins.

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