TAKE ACTION: EXTEND PSP

The October 1 furloughs were not a notice. People woke up Thursday morning without jobs, without paychecks, and without healthcare. They are filing for unemployment as we speak — but we have a chance to reverse course if Congress acts quickly.

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Tell Congress: #ExtendPSP for #ReliefNow

Tens of thousands of aviation jobs are at stake. Tweet your members of Congress and demand they pass a Payroll Support Program extension.

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Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)

The coronavirus originated in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, in December 2019. This page contains the latest information on the outbreak and resources for aviation's first responders. 

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Unemployment Resources

Thousands of Flight Attendants are on leave due to COVID-19. AFA Legal has resources for you.

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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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We Support Delta Flight Attendant Efforts to Join AFA

Today, the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) announced that the union is putting its full resources behind efforts of Flight Attendants at Delta Air Lines working to organize a union with AFA.

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The Fight Is Still On

We launched a petition on fightfor10.org 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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    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

    We're Out Of Time: Tell Congress To Pass PSP Bill

    While Congress and the administration continue to negotiate a broader deal, aviation workers cannot wait. Congress must pass a PSP extension through March, 2021, to support essential aviation workers, prevent mass furloughs and protect our broader economy.

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    Black Lives Matter

    The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA Executive Board unanimously adopted the following resolution today, June 5, 2020.

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    Wear Masks for Safety and Our Jobs

    Since Flight Attendant ability to practice social distancing is challenging in the aircraft cabin and on most other forms of public transportation, it is essential that we wear masks so long as COVID-19 remains a threat to public health.

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    Unemployment Resources

    Thousands of Flight Attendants are on leave due to COVID-19. AFA Legal has resources for you.

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    Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

    The global situation on Coronavirus (COVID-19) is changing rapidly. Flight Attendants and airlines have been on the frontlines of the initial outbreak in China and throughout Asia.

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    AFA to DOT and HHS: Require Masks, PPE

    AFA sent a letter to Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Health and Human Service Secretary Alex Azar to implement new, stronger measures to protect flight crews and passengers from the spread of COVID-19 including mandating all crews, employees and passengers wear masks onboard and in the airports.

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