Ferguson appointed as Special Representative for political action -IAMAW Canada

Toronto, ON – IAM Canadian General Vice President Stan Pickthall is pleased to announce that Derek Ferguson has been appointed Special Representative assigned to Political Action, effective January 1, 2019.

“Derek is being acknowledged for his hard work on behalf of his members, and his dedication to the New Democratic Party on both the . . . → Read More: Ferguson appointed as Special Representative for political action -IAMAW Canada

International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) 2018 Congress Summary -IAMAW Canada

(Left to right: GVP Stan Pickthall, LL2323 VP Dan Janssen, DL140 GC Mike Corrado,  IAMAW Canada Airline Coordinator Carlos Dacosta)

7 November, 2018

IAM Canada was a part of a vigorous delegation that participated in the 2018 ITF Congress. What follows is a summary of the main work programs that were approved by the . . . → Read More: International Transport Workers Federation (ITF) 2018 Congress Summary -IAMAW Canada

Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members! -IAMAW Canada Press Release

Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members!

Wednesday May 23, 2018

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – The IAM has turned the tables on the latest contract flip at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport by securing voluntary certification, a new collective agreement, and new members.

Contract flipping is common practice at Pearson allowed by . . . → Read More: Contract flip nets IAM new contract and new members! -IAMAW Canada Press Release

GVP Pickthall updates LL 2921 Executive on Airport Privatization -IAMAW Canada

Mississauga, ON – IAM Canadian General Vice-President Stan Pickthall met with the Executive Board of IAM Local Lodge 2921 on July 20th to talk about Political Action and the issue of airport privatization that is looming over Canadian airports.

“Many of our Locals are rallying against the privatization of airports and Local Lodge 2921 . . . → Read More: GVP Pickthall updates LL 2921 Executive on Airport Privatization -IAMAW Canada

Anti-Airport Privatization Campaign -Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau -IAMAW Canada

June 1, 2017

Prime Minister of Canada The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P. Prime Minister of Canada Langevin Block Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A2

Prime Minister:

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAMAW) represents over 400,000 workers including 40,000 in Canada. We are the largest union in the air transport sector in Canada.

. . . → Read More: Anti-Airport Privatization Campaign -Letter to Prime Minister Trudeau -IAMAW Canada