Flight Attendant Staffing #EnoughCuts

United Flight Attendants on Thursday, December 13 are protesting United’s newly announced staffing cut to match lower standards at American and Delta.

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Fight for 10

Fight for 10: We Did It! The Senate voted bipartisan and overwhelmingly to pass the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018.

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AFA Disaster Relief Fund

Flight Attendants helping Flight Attendants. The Disaster Relief Fund provides a means for AFA members to assist other members and retirees who have suffered significant damage and/or relocation as a result of a disaster.

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Never Forget

Our union encourages Flight Attendants around the globe to wear a black ribbon under your AFA pin and join us for a moment of silence and quiet reflection at 8:46 AM Eastern Time on Tuesday, September 11th.

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Do you sweat or freeze in the airplane cabin? Use our App to report it!

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Fair Skies

Tell the President and Congress to enforce our Open Skies agreements and stop outsourcing U.S. aviation jobs.

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Zika Virus Information

The Zika virus is causing current world-wide concern due to a possible risk of birth defects. AFA is active in addressing Flight Attendant health concerns.

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About AFA

The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA) is the world's largest labor union organized by flight attendants for flight attendants.

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Bridge The Gap

Flight Attendants know undercutting pay for any Flight Attendant puts in jeopardy the standards for all Flight Attendants.

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Known Crewmember

AFA advocacy ensured Flight Attendants are recognized for our role as first responders – we will have equal access to the Known Crewmember program.

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    Airline Industry Completely United in Stopping the Shutdown

    We write to urge you to act now to prevent the negative impacts currently being experienced by the U.S. aviation industry that supports the traveling and shipping public. As the partial government shutdown continues, the human and economic consequences are increasing and doing greater harm. Civil aviation supports more than 7 percent of the U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) and $1.5 trillion of economic impact, creating over 11.5 million jobs, but this shutdown is hampering our ability to function effectively.

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    10 Years of Awe: Celebrating Crew of US Airways Flight 1549

    On the tenth anniversary of the amazing water landing, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) cheers the crew of US Airways Flight 1549 for inspiring the world with a “miracle” on the Hudson.

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    AFA Honors the Heroic Actions of Flight Attendants on Continental Flight 1404

    AFA honors the heroic actions taken 10 years ago by the Flight Attendants on Continental Flight 1404. Al, Pam, and Regina represented the best of what we all do as aviation's first responders. They safely evacuated 110 passengers from a burning aircraft near a Denver runway. They are heroes and we will always be grateful and proud to honor Al, Pamela and Regina.

    Flight Attendants Urge Passengers to Report Extreme Temperatures on Planes with New App

    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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