The Negotiation Committee engages in negotiations with the company with the goal of reaching agreements that are in the best interest of the crewmembers. Such agreements that result from negotiations are Letters of Agreement (LOA), Memorandums of Understanding (MOU), and Collective Bargaining Agreements (CBA).
Final JCBA Proposals SubmittedFebruary 16, 2021 Late last night, per the Protocol Agreement requirement, the final JCBA (Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement) proposals were exchanged between the union, comprised of Local 2750 representing the Atlas pilots and Local 1224 representing the Southern pilots, and the company Atlas Air. The exchange happened late last night as the […]
Negotiating Committee UpdateFebruary 12, 2021As you have sadly grown accustomed to reading, management made little movement in this final week of negotiations. Further, we regret to inform you that, after spending the last five years attempting to engage in constructive dialogue with management to reach the industry standard contract you deserve, we are left with […]
Today, the IBT signed the interest arbitration protocol agreement with the company. The protocol agreement is a simple document that addresses structural issues relating to the conduct for the upcoming arbitration. Let me address the process and pertinent facts we have been through to get to this point and what needs to happen going forward: […]
Negotiating Committee UpdateNovember 13, 2020Due to the increasing concerns regarding COVID-19, once again our committees met remotely during this week’s negotiation session. Overall, this week resulted in no direct negotiations with management.During this session we have spent a tremendous amount of time refining our costing models, which show that not only is their supposal a […]