TWO IMPORTANT PIECES OF INFORMATION FOR LOCAL 591 MEMBERS TO KNOW BEFORE FILING YOUR TAXES
FROM THE ALLIED PILOTS ASSOCIATION website, we have not yet received a similar explanation from TWU but did not want to leave the membership hanging as they may receive similar 1099-B forms…
American Airlines Leaves Travelers Stranded Around Globe Without Luggage
Beyond just getting you through security and into your seat on the plane, there are a lot of systems that have to work together to get a flight off the ground with all its passengers and all their stuff.
American Airlines jet slides off icy taxiway
An American Airlines jet slipped off a taxiway after landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Monday night.
The airline said the plane's nosewheel left the pavement and got stuck in mud as the MD-80 aircraft was taxiing at a slow speed, and it was unable to continue to Terminal A.
Read More over at USAToday.com
Attached is a copy of the Judge's order dismissing the Letbetter complaint. Following the dismissal of the Demetris complaint, the Letbetter plaintiffs' argument was that despite the prior ruling to the contrary by the District Court in Oklahoma, their claims really were state law claims not duty of fair representation claims like those in Demetris.
February 19, 2015
To the Membership,
On February 17, 2015, I once again reached out to American Airlines, this time to CEO Doug Parker, in an effort to do resolve the dispute over management’s interference with Local 591 representatives and their efforts to safeguard our members’ right to work in conformance with the IAW program.
Terry Maxon over at the DMN Airline Bizblog wrote;
We meant to tell you: Other tidbits from the American Airlines earnings call
There’s a lot of news in airline earnings calls. Last week, we focused on the earnings, but American Airlines Group executives had some other interesting tidbits from their Jan. 27 call.
February 6, 2015
To: All AA Presidents Locals 501 - 591
Re: Update Regarding the AA Equity Distribution Plan Lawsuits
As stated at the Presidents Council Meeting, we will disseminate information as it is received.
Following the notification sent out yesterday, the plaintiffs have filed their notice of appeal in the Demetris case.
The case will be heard by the U.S.