MACHINISTS UNION CALLS OUT AIR CANADA OVER “ABANDONMENT OF WORKERS” -IAMAW Canada Press Release

MACHINISTS UNION CALLS OUT AIR CANADA OVER “ABANDONMENT OF WORKERS”

May 19, 2020 — For Immediate Release.

“Air Canada needs to come to the table and maintain its employees on the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) program.” This is the message from General Vice President Stan Pickthall, of Air Canada’s largest Union.

As the Union . . . → Read More: MACHINISTS UNION CALLS OUT AIR CANADA OVER “ABANDONMENT OF WORKERS” -IAMAW Canada Press Release

Press Release: Air Canada Provides Update in Response to Covid-19 -Newswire.ca

NEWS PROVIDED BY Air Canada Mar 30, 2020, 16:25 ET

MONTREAL, March 30, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – Air Canada said today that due to the unprecedented impact of Covid-19 upon its business, the airline will reduce capacity for the Second Quarter of 2020 by 85%-90% compared to last year’s Q2 and will place 15,200 members . . . → Read More: Press Release: Air Canada Provides Update in Response to Covid-19 -Newswire.ca

Arbitrator boosts wages for IAM Menzies members at Pearson! -IAMAW Canada

Wednesday June 26, 2019

For Immediate Release

Toronto, ON – Members of IAM Local Lodge 2413 employed at Menzies Aviation have a new collective agreement with significant wage increases thanks to an arbitration award handed down June 21, 2019.

“The union did achieve some major advancement that will absolutely raise the floor for IAM . . . → Read More: Arbitrator boosts wages for IAM Menzies members at Pearson! -IAMAW Canada

Aiken appointed as new IAM Canadian Transportation Coordinator -IAMAW Canada

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

For Immediate release

Toronto, ON – IAM Canadian General Vice President Stan Pickthall is pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Aiken as the new IAM Canadian Transportation Coordinator. Aiken replaces Carlos DaCosta who is retiring this summer.

“We engaged in a lengthy review process . . . → Read More: Aiken appointed as new IAM Canadian Transportation Coordinator -IAMAW Canada