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 email@example.com.
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
April Membership Meeting Cancelled The AFA Annual Board of Directors Meeting scheduled for May 4 in Cleveland has been cancelled due to COVID-19 safety concerns. The cancellation will therefore make the April 23 Council 35 and Council 11 combined membership meeting unnecessary. Our sincerest apologies if you bid for the time off to attend. Stay […]
Membership Meeting April 23 in SFO Alaska Council 35 and United Council 11 will host a combined membership meeting in preparation of the AFA Board of Directors (BOD) meeting. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss the BOD agenda and how members would like AFA leaders to respond to proposed agenda items. More […]
Final Notice for Outstanding Dues Payment by James Ikehara, Council 35 Secretary There are several Flight Attendants in jeopardy of being terminated by January 31 for failure to correct their outstanding dues obligation. Final notices were sent on January 16, informing the Flight Attendant if the amount owed is not received by January 31, the […]
December Update: ‘Tis the season….for IROPS Now is the time to get to know your contract. With irregular operations (IROPS) due to weather or operational challenges, be aware of what is contractually supported for scheduling changes. Refer to Sections 8 and 10 for lineholders and Section 11 for reserves. Additionally, Junior Assigning (Section 9) has already occurred this holiday season […]
November Update: Trending Discipline: Commuter Travel Performance has initiated an investigation of commuter travel for Flight Attendants. Recent travel audits have revealed that use of the D8Y travel designation has been used for flights other than commuting between registered cities for work. The investigation has included all bases to include SFO and have resulted in discipline. […]