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User currently offlineAvion346 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 184 posts, RR: 1
Posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 7 hours ago) and read 2993 times:

I've often wondered how airlines handle airport staffing in HUB cities where more than one airport is served. For example, does AA simply swing DFW employees over to DAL to run operations, or does DAL have dedicated AA employees completely separate from DFW? Same scenario for:

UA [IAD/DCA]
B6 [JFK/LGA/EWR]
CO [EWR/LGA/JFK]

And of course any others I may have failed to recall.

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User currently offlineTom in NO From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 7194 posts, RR: 33
Reply 1, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 2941 times:

They would require a separate SIDA (Security Identification Display Area, IIRC) badge for each airport they work at. So no, a DFW-issued SIDA badge would not work at DAL.

Tom at MSY



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User currently offlineWerkur767 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 2927 times:

So..there many differences on SIDA measures between a mega airport and a domestic HUB.
How employees can be prepared for the differences?

I think between DFW and DAL are many differences on SIDA measures. If i was an employee, i would like to be considered a training for the distinct airports.

Werner at GRU


User currently offlineOrdpark From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 574 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 6 hours ago) and read 2911 times:
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With unions involved, you can't simply shift employees...people can volunteer but in the end union seniority rules...

User currently offlineAvion346 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 184 posts, RR: 1
Reply 4, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2860 times:

Any employee can hold mutiple SIDA badges.....I had a DTW and an IAD badge when I was with DH. As far as seniority is concerned, why not just put DAL shifts on a DFW bid? DAL staffing would then be seniority compliant.

User currently offlineBAStew From Australia, joined Sep 2006, 1027 posts, RR: 2
Reply 5, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 1 day 4 hours ago) and read 2822 times:

At BA our ID's can be used to operate out of any of the UK's airports.

BA flies out of both LHR or LGW, but crew belong to only one of 3 'fleets'.

They are LHR Worldwide, flying longhaul detinations from LHR. LHR Eurofleet, flying domestic/european routes from LHR. And Single Fleet LGW which operate domestic, european and long haul services from LGW.

We all work to different agreements & working practices so we don't tread on each others turf  Wink


User currently offlineUnited767 From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 356 posts, RR: 5
Reply 6, posted (7 years 8 months 3 weeks 21 hours ago) and read 2724 times:

In the D.C. area UA has seperate employees staffed at all 3 area airports. IAD/DCA/BWI.


I wish UA flew mainline to MYR, that way you wouldn't be stuck in a smelly Saturn for 12 hours.
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