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.
This message is for Legacy Alaska Airlines (L-AS) Flight Attendants Trouble with the November 2018 PBS bid award The Master Executive Council (MEC) was informed on Friday, October 12, 2018, that the wrong one-position (“D”) pairing file was loaded into NAVBLUE PBS. That file did not contain all the one-position flights—in excess of 1000—requiring staffing […]
This message is for pre-merger Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants On Tuesday, March 13, AFA released information about the April bid re-award that recently took place. The initial need for a re-award came about after several bid protests were filed based on the original April line awards. After further investigation, the protests were found to be […]
This message is for pre-merger Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants On Monday, March 12, management advised AFA that a programming error was discovered with the new user interface of NavBlue PBS. The error, related to the programming of the “Duty On” preference in the new user interface, resulted in trips being awarded incorrectly to Flight Attendants […]
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 […]