Council 35 Welcomes You!
AFA Council 35 represents Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants in San Francisco (SFO).
Local Executive Council (LEC) Officers
Council 35 is led by an elected Local Executive Council (LEC) President, Vice President, and Secretary. Read More >>
AFA Membership Dues
All Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants are obligated to pay monthly AFA dues. The easiest and preferred method to pay dues is through direct payroll deduction. Click the button above to download the AFA Dues Check Off Form to authorize direct payroll deduction of your dues. Print the form, fill it out, sign it, and mail to the address at the bottom. You can also drop your completed and signed form in the AFA lock box in the SFO Village and your LEC Officers will send the form in on your behalf!
Questions about dues or the Dues Check Off Form? Contact LEC Secretary James Ikehara at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Become an AFA Member Today
Only AFA Members have the right to vote in officer elections, vote on tentative agreements, and hold committee positions and elected office. By completing and submitting your membership application, you’ll be guaranteed the right to participate in these important activities. Just download and print the membership application (above), complete and sign the form, and mail it to the address at the bottom of the form. Once your application is received by AFA International, you’ll receive an AFA membership card and other membership information in the mail.
Are you interested in getting involved with AFA and Council 35? You can check out some of the volunteer opportunities available on the Council 35 Local Committees by clicking here. Click the button above and let us know how you’re interested in getting involved. If an opportunity comes up that matches your interests, we’ll be in touch!
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Council 35 News
L-VX Membership Dues Reminders As of July 2018, all L-VX members that had completed four months of service as a Flight Attendant became responsible for paying AFA membership dues. The easiest and most common way to pay membership dues is through an automatic payroll deduction. In order to authorize that deduction, you must have legibly […]
Welcome to SFO! On behalf of your Council 35 officers, we would like to offer a warm welcome to all new SFO base transfers! Please keep an eye open for a welcome letter which contains resources for SFO. Don’t Forget to Vote! It’s election season again, and don’t forget to exercise your right to vote! SFO will […]
Open-Time Negotiations Update Yesterday, the AFA Negotiating Committee met with the MEC to present an Open Time Agreement-in-Concept. After the MEC reviews the full text Agreement, the MEC will vote on whether or not to send the Agreement out for membership ratification. In anticipation of the MEC approving the Tentative Agreement for membership’s consideration, please save April […]
So Many New Rules—Help! Now that we are no longer under the L-VX Work Rules and have integrated into the JCBA, the Council 35 Scheduling and Reserve Committees have been busy fielding questions about the many changes L-VX Flight Attendants must now be familiar with as they fly the line. As a result, your Council 35 […]
Quarterly Point Reduction Form (PRF) Although the Stuff Happens Pass provision has fully retired with the transition to the AS F/A Attendance Policy ( §32 of the JCBA ), L-VX F/As now have the option to use the quarterly Point Reduction Form (PRF). Flight Attendants may opt to use the PRF on an absence for themselves to eliminate the […]