Dec 3, 2015

American Agents Approve First Contract

American Airlines agents, members of the CWA/IBT Passenger Service Association, ratified a first contract by a 73 percent "yes" vote. The Internet and telephone vote was conducted by an independent third-party.

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Nov 5, 2015

Bargaining Update

Contract ratification vote underway for American Airlines Agents. AT&T Southeast will be voting on a TA. Verizon continues to cry poverty in bargaining despite averaging $1 Billion a month in profits.

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Oct 1, 2015

BREAKING! Passenger Service Agents Reach Tentative First Contract at American Airlines

CWA has reached a tentative first contract with American Airlines covering 15,000 passenger service agents.

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Oct 1, 2015

Envoy Airport Agents on Capitol Hill Urge Congress to Help them Get Union Vote

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Sep 23, 2015

Bargaining Update

Bargaining update from American Airlines, AT&T Southeast, and Verizon.

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Aug 27, 2015

CWA Passenger Agents Mobilize for ‘Industry Leading Contract’ at American

As bargaining for a first contract for 14,500 agents at American Airlines continues this week, passenger service agents are gearing up mobilization and putting management on notice: "we're standing together to get an industry-leading contract by 10-17-15."

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Jun 25, 2015

AA Agents and Envoy Flight Attendants Join “Bridge the Gap” Campaign

AFA-CWA's 'Bridge the Gap' campaign wants to end unequal pay for workers at regional airlines.

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Jun 11, 2015

American Airlines Agents Win President’s Organizing Award

Customer service agents at American Airlines worked for two decades to win CWA representation.

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Feb 12, 2015

Bargaining Update

Bargaining continued this week on a contract for 14,500 agents at American Airlines.

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Oct 1, 2014

Passenger Service Agents at American, US Airways

In the biggest organizing victory in the South in decades, 9,000 American Airlines passenger service agents joined with their nearly 6,000 US Airways colleagues and overwhelmingly voted for a voice at the merged airline.

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Sep 25, 2014

Dallas Morning News: Can Unions And Big Business Be Friends?

Mitchell Schnurman, a columnist for The Dallas Morning News, challenges the "conventional wisdom about unions and big business." On the heels of CWA's successful campaign to organize American Airlines' passenger service agents, Schnurman looks at AT&T's potential merger with Direct TV.

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Sep 16, 2014

New American Airlines Passenger Service Agents Vote Big for Union Representation

9,000 American Airlines passenger service agents, after a 19-year struggle, joined together today in a vote with the members of the USAirways CWA-IBT Association to form a new bargaining unit of 14,500 agents at American Airlines. It is the largest labor organizing victory in the South in decades.

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Sep 11, 2014

Next CWA Telephone Town Hall on Sept 18

Sign up now for the next CWA town hall call, on Thursday, Sept. 18, starting at 7:30 pm ET.

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Sep 4, 2014

Next CWA Telephone Town Hall Call on Sept. 18

Sign up now for the next CWA town hall call, on Thursday, Sept. 18, starting at 7:30 pm ET. We'll hear from amazing activists and other speakers. Don't miss it.

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Aug 28, 2014

Organizing Update

Workers at US Airways and American Airlines are voting now on CWA representation.

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Jul 31, 2014

Organizing Update

The election at the New American Airlines is on! The NMB will mail voting instructions on Aug. 15, with the results to be counted and announced on Sept. 16.

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Dec 12, 2013

US Airways-American Airlines Merger Creates World’s Largest Airline

The US Airways-American Airlines merger is official.

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Nov 14, 2013

US Airways-American Merger Will Create a Stronger, More Competitive Airline

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Oct 24, 2013

Mayors Urge DOJ to Allow America-US Air Merger

Mayors from seven hub cities penned a joint letter to Attorney General Eric Holder asking him to settle the Justice Department's "ill-conceived lawsuit" challenging the merger between US Airways and American Airlines.

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Sep 19, 2013

American Airlines, US Airways Employees Say ‘Let Us Compete Together’

Hundreds of pilots, Flight Attendants, mechanics, technicians, aircraft dispatchers, call center representatives, passenger service agents and fleet service employees rallied on Capitol Hill this week to make the case for proposed merger between American Airlines and US Airways.

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