HAWAIIAN AIRLINES FLIGHT ATTENDANTS RATIFY PACT IMPROVEMENTS
(The following is a reformatted version of a press release issued by The Association of Flight Attendants and received via electronic mail. The release was confirmed by the sender.)
Contact: Corey Caldwell 202-434-0586
HAWAIIAN AIRLINES FLIGHT ATTENDANTS RATIFY CONTRACT IMPROVEMENTS
Washington, DC - Hawaiian Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) today ratified new contract terms to provide for work on the 16 new Airbus A321neo aircraft on order at the airline.
“Hawaiian Airlines Flight Attendants are key partners in the success of our airline. These new contract terms pave the way for future growth and job creation while advancing our profession with additional contract improvements. Our mutually beneficial relationship with management recognizes the contributions and continued professionalism of Hawaiian Flight Attendants and we look forward to the opportunities made possible through this agreement,” said Sharon Soper, AFA Hawaiian Airlines President.
AFA represents over 1,400 Flight Attendants at Hawaiian Airlines and works closely with management to pursue growth opportunities, new positions and additional flying.
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.
Corey Caldwell AFA Communications 202-434-0586 (w) 202-550-5520 (c)