District 140 Bulletin -AVEOS Negotiations Update

NEGOTIATIONS 2011 Aveos – Maintenance Negotiations Update Bulletin September 27, 2011

Dear Brothers and Sisters:

Your Aveos bargaining committee met at the William W. Winpisinger Education & Technology Centre the week of September 18 for negotiations preparation training.

The members of your bargaining committee are:

Al Marshall -Vancouver Dale Logodin -Edmonton Scott Gillis -Winnipeg

Yves . . . → Read More: District 140 Bulletin -AVEOS Negotiations Update

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

Air Canada, union reach deal to avert strike -Montreal Gazette

OTTAWA — Air Canada has reached a deal with the union representing its flight attendants, ending the threat of a strike.

The Canadian Union of Public Employees announced Tuesday afternoon that an “agreement in principle” was reached between the two sides Tuesday afternoon.

“The union’s executive committee will recommend that its members accept this tentative . . . → Read More: Air Canada, union reach deal to avert strike -Montreal Gazette

2011 Bargaining Survey for IAM Members Working at Aveos

Please take the time to complete this Survey for the upcoming contract negotiation. The input from the Surveys will enable your Negotiating Committee to better understand and address the membership’s issues and priorities. We appreciate your participation. 2011 Bargaining Survey for IAM Members Working at Aveos

To All Members of TGA Services Re: Overtime

To All Members of TGA Services RE: OVERTIME

Some of you have raised concems recently about the way overtime is distributed and the maximum overtime hours allowed under Federal Labour Law.

As per the Collective agreement, Article 18.09, overtime shall be distributed equitably among qualified employees. This means that overtime shall be awarded on a . . . → Read More: To All Members of TGA Services Re: Overtime