District Bulletin #81 -General Chairperson Elections – Central Region

TO ALL IAMAW MEMBERS GENERAL CHAIRPERSON ELECTIONS – CENTRAL REGION

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

Please be advised that nominations for candidates in the Central Region closed October 3, 2011.

The Air Canada Airport and Cargo Operations General Chairperson position has been filled by acclamation. Congratulations and thanks to Brother Boyd Richardson as he begins his . . . → Read More: District Bulletin #81 -General Chairperson Elections – Central Region

Letter to MP Lisa Raitt, from Chuck Atkinson, District 140 President

October 12, 2011

The Honourable Lisa Raitt Minister of Labour House of Commons Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6

Dear Minister Raitt:

My name is Chuck Atkinson. I am the President and Directing General Chairperson for Transportation District 140 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW).

I feel compelled to write to you regarding . . . → Read More: Letter to MP Lisa Raitt, from Chuck Atkinson, District 140 President

2323 Bulletin -Nominations for Shop Stewards -IAMAW Local Lodge 2323

NOMINATIONS FOR SHOP STEWARDS -IAMAW LOCAL LODGE 2323

NOMINATION AND ACCEPTANCES Must be in writing and be sent to the Recording Secretary by either handing in person, faxing , or via Canada Post to 2580 Drew Road, Mississauga, Ontario L4T 3M5.

Nomination forms are available from the Shop Committee offices or the Local Lodge offices . . . → Read More: 2323 Bulletin -Nominations for Shop Stewards -IAMAW Local Lodge 2323

District 140 Bulletin -AIR CANADA / AVEOS – TMOS AND CLERICAL

TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE IAMAW AIR CANADA / AVEOS – TMOS AND CLERICAL

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

On October 5, in Toronto, the Transition Committee attended arbitration hearings dealing with the remaining transition issues affecting our members. The arbitrator’s rulings are as follows:

1. Movement of employees in order of seniority. The arbitrator ruled . . . → Read More: District 140 Bulletin -AIR CANADA / AVEOS – TMOS AND CLERICAL

Photos Posted from the CUPE Pre-Strike Rally

Thanks to everyone who came out to support our CUPE Brothers and Sisters prior to a last-minute tentative deal just hours before the strike deadline. The Air Canada Flight Attendants staged this national rally called the “Purple Wave” that occurred at stations across the country.

There was great participation from all Unions including the CAW, . . . → Read More: Photos Posted from the CUPE Pre-Strike Rally