Tag: Union Action

Fiji airport workers stood down during COVID-19 pandemic file dispute

300 baggage handlers, caterers and engineers in Fiji who had their contracts cancelled, are demanding to know why they were released when 100 jobs have since been advertised. Air Terminal Services (ATS) has claimed that it was forced to let staff go because of the impact the covid-19 pandemic but...

Southwest Airlines Pilots Association Engages in Direct Negotiations

Southwest Airlines Pilots Association Engages in Direct Negotiations

The Southwest Airlines Pilots Association (SWAPA), representing more than 9,900 pilots, today held the first round of direct negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement with Southwest Airlines. The pilots' existing contract officially becomes amendable on August 31, 2020 but allows for a...

Unifor reaches tentative deal with Air Canada

Unifor reaches tentative deal with Air Canada

Unifor Local 2002, the union representing customer service agents in call centres and airports, customer journey management and customer relations representatives have reached a tentative agreement with Air Canada. "Congratulations to the bargaining committee, who have worked tirelessly for more...

Jetstar Responds To Potential Union Action

Jetstar Responds To Potential Union Action

Jetstar Group CEO, Gareth Evans has issued a statement regarding the potential upcoming union action, "It is deeply disappointing that the Australian Federation of Air Pilots (AFAP) is threatening to disrupt the holiday plans of tens of thousands of Australians at the busiest travel time of the ye...

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