Preferential Bidding System (PBS) Subcommittee
Who Do I Contact?
For assistance, contact any member of the PBS Subcommittee. Contact information is below for your convenience.
You can also ask questions by emailing PBS.QA@alaskaair.com.
A message from your AFA PBS Committee There have been a few recent changes with PBS with more to come! We’ll talk more about that in a moment but first we’ll cover the basics. Please read along and hopefully you’ll have a better understanding of our bidding program. First, a reminder that the PBS Committee is here […]
We are aware of some issues with some Flight Attendants not being able to submit their bids. This is related to a change in terminology with ‘Forget’ and ‘Redo’. Another issue discovered is being able to ‘Forget’ one type of bid line is not working properly. The new functionality is designed to maximize the number […]
A message from your PBS Committee We are currently seeing an issue with some people not being able to submit their bids. It is related to a change in terminology with ‘Forget’ and ‘Redo’. If you are unable to ‘submit’, check your Default bid to make sure that there are not any ‘Redo From’ lines […]
June bidding advice Most survived the changes for May bidding but not everyone was happy with the results of their May schedule. There were not only changes in the pairings but also in the steps you might have needed to take in order to hold the trips you wanted. We did our best to […]
The PBS program was down for a short while on March 18th so that a program update could be installed. This update addresses the contractual changes related to bidding in April for May schedules. Please familiarize yourself with these PBS-related changes and pass the word about them. Both management and AFA will be communicating the […]