What a Government Shutdown Means for Flight Attendants

This is not just about government services, this is about jobs and families. Take Action Today!

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AFA's trademarked strategy of intermittent strikes designed to maximize the impact of an industrial action while minimizing the risk for striking Flight Attendants.

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Solidarity Summer Heats Up

Workers are hitting the streets to pressure management to get serious about concluding negotiations.

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Celebrating Hispanic-Latinx Heritage Month

Happy Hispanic American Heritage Month! National Hispanic Heritage Month is annually celebrated from September 15 to October 15 in the U.S.

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Take Action: Urge Congress to Support the Protection from Abusive Passengers Act

When disruptions happen, it not only risks the safety of the crew involved, it takes away from our ability to respond to a medical, safety, or security emergency.

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JetBlue-Spirit Merger Information

The latest information about the JetBlue-Spirit Merger

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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

    Solidarity Season Heats Up

    Expedited negotiations with management broke down a few weeks ago. While Alaska management claimed they were committed to “top of industry” wages when negotiations started nearly a year ago, their proposals fail to meet that standard or compensate Alaska Flight Attendants for all of their time on the job.

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    Flight Attendants Advocate on Capitol Hill on FAA Reauthorization

    Flight Attendants talked with Congress and urged them to work swiftly to support our Flight Attendant priorities in the upcoming FAA Reauthorization Bill.

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    AFA in the News

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


    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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