MCIE Capacity Reductions 06-11-09

Dear Colleagues, The airline industry has been hard hit by the recession.  The past year has been a period of change and adjustment for our maintenance organization and all of American Airlines.

Re-Appointment of Hoglander to National Mediation Board

Transportation Unions Applaud Re-Appointment of Hoglander to National Mediation Board WASHINGTON, DC – Edward Wytkind, President of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO, issued the following statement today in reaction to the Obama Administration’s intent to nominate Harry Hoglander as a Member of the National Mediation Board:

4th of July Holiday

June 9, 2009 There have been questions about the observance of the July 4th holiday.  Article 7(c) states that if the holiday falls on your day off, your next workday will be observed as the holiday providing that you are on a 5/8’s schedule.  In this case the July 4th holiday will fall on Monday…