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
Management has recently approached AFA regarding their desire to negotiate a co-terminal agreement for the SFO domicile. Alaska Airlines currently operates a co-terminal agreement at LAX, which allows pairings to be built to begin and end at co-terminal airports through the Los Angeles metropolitan area. If adopted, an SFO co-terminal agreement would allow a similar arrangement for […]
GDOs and 2019-2020 Year-End Overlap Vacation Days Vacation bidding for Legacy Virgin America (L-VX) Flight Attendants opens on Friday, September 28, 2018. There are a few changes to how Guaranteed Days Off (GDOs) and year-end overlap 2019-2020 vacation days will be handled in preparation for transition to Alaska Airlines systems and contractual coverage under the […]
The Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) is providing this information to you in order to help clear up confusion about the new Joint Collective Bargaining Agreement (JCBA) pay rates and retro pay. This communication is a supplement to the Updated JCBA Implementation Quick Reference Guide. L-VX Pay Rates and Retro Pay L-VX Flight Attendants have now […]
The Joint Negotiating Committee (JNC) has updated this implementation quick reference guide. The list below is separated into L-AS and L-VX provisions to easily distinguish the changes for each Flight Attendant group. Pre-Merger Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants (L-AS) Provisions Retroactive to January 1, 2018 New Pay Rates. Across-the-board 4.5% increase effective at DOR and retroactive […]
The Joint Negotiating Committee has developed a Merger Tentative Agreement Roadshow webinar that mirrors the Roadshow presentations. Merger TA Roadshow webinar > If you click the video “play” icon, the webinar will automatically play in the order in which the information was presented at the roadshows. Alternatively, you can click the video “playlist” icon […]
Negotiations for the joint collective bargaining agreement (JCBA) have been completed with the membership ratification of the tentative agreement on April 3, 2018. The information contained here historically references the negotiating process for the 2014 collective bargaining agreement. For information about joint contract negotiations related to the merger between Alaska Airlines and Virgin America, please visit http://afaalaska.org/merger/jnc.
The JCBA has an amendable date of December 17, 2021 with a provision for an early opener on December 17, 2020.