Pension Cap Increase is key element as Air Canada bargaining begins -IAMAW Canada

Tuesday March 5, 2019

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – Contract proposals were exchanged between the IAM Technical Maintenance & Operational Support (TMOS) Bargaining Unit and Air Canada today.

“Make no mistake, the pension cap increase is a key element that needs to be resolved during these negotiations,” explained IAM Canadian General Vice President . . . → Read More: Pension Cap Increase is key element as Air Canada bargaining begins -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

Machinists file “Unfair Labour Practice” against Air Canada

Machinists file “Unfair Labour Practice” against Air Canada

Friday October 14, 2016 For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – “Air Canada must come clean on the issue of an increased cap on pensionable earnings for our members,” demanded IAM Transportation District 140 President and Directing General Chairperson Fred Hospes.

Hospes was referring to documents filed late . . . → Read More: Machinists file “Unfair Labour Practice” against Air Canada

IAMAW Canada Press Release: Machinists Ratify Five-Year Deal with TBH Services

Machinists Ratify Five-Year Deal with TBH Services

Thursday October 13, 2016

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – Members of IAM Local Lodge 2323 have ratified a new five-year collective agreement with TBH Services at Toronto Pearson Airport.

“At the bargaining table we advocated for better wages, a pension plan and paid sick days and we . . . → Read More: IAMAW Canada Press Release: Machinists Ratify Five-Year Deal with TBH Services

Bill C-10 Amendments will Ensure Industry Survival -IAMAW Canada Press Release

Bill C -10 Amendments will Ensure Industry Survival

Monday June 20, 2016

For Immediate Release

Ottawa, On – An IAM delegation to the Senate Standing Committee on Transport and Communications today offered amendments to Bill C-10 – The Air Canada Public Participation Act – that would ensure the survival and growth of the aircraft Maintenance . . . → Read More: Bill C-10 Amendments will Ensure Industry Survival -IAMAW Canada Press Release