Hawaiian Airlines Flight Attendants Reach Tentative Agreement On New Aircraft
WASHINGTON, Feb. 1, 2013
WASHINGTON, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines Flight
Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA)
reached a tentative agreement with management this week on contract terms that
would extend to 16 new Airbus A321neo aircrafton order. Details of the
agreement are currently being sent to the over 1,400 Hawaiian Airlines Flight
Attendants with voting scheduled for February 8 through February 27.
"This agreement reflects the contributions of Hawaiian Airlines Fight
Attendants in the overall success of our airline. Through our collaborative
efforts with management, we have reached an agreement that will advance our
careers while recognizing our professionalism. Hawaiian Airlines Flight
Attendants are part of a successful team and we look forward to the continued
growth and job creation made possible through this agreement," said Sharon
Soper, AFA Hawaiian Airlines President.
AFA works in partnership with Hawaiian Airlines to pursue growth
opportunities, new positions and additional flying for Flight Attendants.
The Association of Flight Attendants is the world's largest Flight Attendant
union. Focused 100 percent on Flight Attendant issues, AFA has been the leader
in advancing the Flight Attendant profession for 67 years. Serving as the
voice for Flight Attendants in the workplace, in the aviation industry, in the
media and on Capitol Hill, AFA has transformed the Flight Attendant profession
by raising wages, benefits and working conditions. Nearly 60,000 Flight
Attendants come together to form AFA, part of the 700,000-member strong
Communications Workers of America (CWA), AFL-CIO. Visit us at www.afacwa.org.
SOURCE Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA-CWA)
Contact: Corey Caldwell, +1-202-434-0586
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