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2Hot2Cold Data

During the summer of 2018, AFA launched the 2Hot2Cold App to collect data on extreme temperatures onboard to pressure the Department of Transportation to establish temperature standards in the aircraft cabin. We will update this page the first week of every month with new data. 

As of March 31, 2019:

  • More than 1,600 extreme temperature reports have been made through the app. 
  • 83% of the reports came from Flight Attendants.
  • 39% of the reports were made during the month of August 2018.

 

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AFA Testifies Against NMB Decertification Proposed Rule

AFA Testifies Against NMB Proposed Rule to Streamline Decertification and Toss Out Contract

Washington, D.C. (March 28, 2019) — Airline and railway workers’ ability to choose and maintain union representation and our contracts is under attack. The majority members of the National Mediation Board (NMB) are proposing a rule, contrary to the purpose of the statute, to encourage airlines to run decertification campaigns to end union contracts.

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With Just 22 Words, This United Airlines Flight Attendant Brilliantly Explained What's at Stake With the Boeing 737 MAX

This article was originally published by Inc. on March 14, 2019. 

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After 2 Crashes, Safety Concerns Are Raised About Boeing's 737 Max 8

After 2 Crashes, Safety Concerns Are Raised About Boeing's 737 Max 8

This article was originally published by NPR on March 12, 2019. 

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Boeing Scrambles to Contain Fallout From Deadly Ethiopia Crash

Boeing Scrambles to Contain Fallout From Deadly Ethiopia Crash 

This article was originally published in The New York Times on March 11, 2019. 

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NYTimes: The Shutdown Made Sara Nelson Into America’s Most Powerful Flight Attendant

The Shutdown Made Sara Nelson Into America’s Most Powerful Flight Attendant

A rising star of the labor movement, she’s made a career of getting unruly people to do what she wants.

Originally published in The New York Times by Natalie Kitroeff on February 22, 2019

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February 16 Lockout Never Again Events

Find a #LockoutNeverAgain Action

We have averted continued catastrophe for almost two million workers, and the rest of us who would lose our own job security without them. We need to fix the abysmal labor rights in this country for federal workers and all working people. Improving labor rights for every worker in the U.S. will go far to stop government shutdowns.

While Flight Attendants are relieved to avoid a continued shutdown, we must work to ensure they never happen again. Our safety and security is not a political game. Learn more >

Saturday, February 16, 2019 Airport Events

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