The Negotiating Process
How does the process of negotiations work? What laws apply? And where does work action and self-help such as CHAOS™ fit into the picture? Read More >>
Your Negotiating Committee
Just who is representing you at the bargaining table? Read More >>
The Mobilization Committee is activated prior to the start of contract negotiations. The committee helps to support the Negotiating Committee through a program of active information sharing and support activities.
Resources & Documents
Second Tentative Agreement (T/A-2) – November 2014
First Tentative Agreement (T/A) – December 2013
- First Tentative Agreement Full Text (December 2013) PDF
- First Tentative Agreement Summary (December 2013) PDF
- F/A Payscale Industry Comparison (Based on First T/A, December 2013) PDF
- Comparison Chart – First Tentative Agreement vs Current CBA PDF
There is a lot of history to Open Time negotiations. See the following communications for additional information: [AS] Open Time Negotiations Update – December 2017 [AS] Open Time Update – September 2, 2017 [AS] Open Time Negotiations Update – June 1, 2017 [AS] Open Time Negotiations Update – June 1, 2017 Open Time Negotiations Update […]
Q&A Only on the JNC Blog Please note that in order to facilitate clear communication, the JNC will post only questions and answers on the blog. Opinions and/or comments included in questions will be edited to distill to the basic question(s). Duplicative questions may be condensed into a composite question in order to streamline the […]
The Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) has revised and reposted the following documents to the Merger Tentative Agreements and Information page. In most cases, revisions were required in order to correct minor errors within the documents. In a few instances, the changes were made in order to clarify or highlight an item. After the link to […]
The Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) has prepared the comprehensive full text tentative agreements (TAs) that make up the overall Merger Agreement. The Merger Agreement is the global ‘umbrella’ document and incorporates all agreements related to the merger by reference. Keep in mind that in order to transition pre-merger Virgin America (pmVX) Flight Attendants onto the […]
AFA has prepared Flight Attendant industry payscale comparisons for the step rates of pay contained in the tentative Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA). Keep in mind that pre-merger Virgin America (pmVX) Flight Attendants are currently paid in dollars per block-hour ($/block-hour), and pre-merger Alaska Airlines (pmAS) Flight Attendants are paid in dollars per Trips for […]
Negotiations for the current collective bargaining agreement have been completed with the membership ratification of the tentative agreement on December 17, 2014. The information contained here historically references the negotiating process for the current agreement.
The current collective bargaining agreement has an amendable date of December 17, 2019 with a provision for an early opener on December 17, 2018.