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Our State of Negotiations As we near a possible end game in the negotiation process, there is increasing feedback from pilots who feel that APA possesses “leverage” that is anywhere from strong to “unprecedented.” While there is truth to the fact that we do have leverage, mu...

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APA expressed its strong support for the “Aviation Workforce, Opportunity, Recruiting, Knowledge and Supply Act.” The legislation would reauthorize the aircraft pilots and aviation maintenance technical workers programs and authorize funding at $20 million per year for five years. Additi...

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APA voiced its support for the union-represented workers who operate the nation’s freight trains. According to media reports, a tentative agreement between rail companies and a group of unions would provide immediate 14% pay increases with 14% retro back to 2020. The agreement would retroactiv...

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APA added its voice to the broad coalition of aviation workers opposed to stock buybacks by U.S. carriers. “Stock buybacks don’t benefit passengers or aviation workers, they don’t enhance the reliability of air travel, and they come at a steep cost,” said APA President Capt. ...

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On Sept. 8, 1994, USAir Flight 427, a Boeing 737-3B7, crashed near Aliquippa, Pa., while on approach to Pittsburgh International Airport. All 132 people on board were killed, including pilots CA Peter Germano and FO Charles B. “Chuck” Emmett III; flight attendants Stanley Canty, April Sl...

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