ckfred
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UA F/As

Sat Aug 20, 2005 1:42 pm

Has anyone heard anything new about UA's F/As actually implementing CHAOS strikes? The AFA website keeps telling F/As to be prepared, but that has been going on since the first week of July.

At some point, the union either has to conduct one or more strikes or negotiate a 401(k) plan with management, but it can't keep sabre rattling indefinitely.

If AFA really wanted to inflict some damage on UA, it would strike either flights going into and/or out of MSP, DTW, and MEM, or flights that have a lot of passengers that were rebooked from cancelled NW flights.
 
TedEx
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RE: UA F/As

Sat Aug 20, 2005 1:49 pm

It's not clear how the AMFA strike will impact NWA. I have a ORD - PIT trip tomorrow on NW, I don't think there will be any problems. We'll see though - it did cross my mind when I bought my ticket today.
 
FutureFO
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RE: UA F/As

Sun Aug 21, 2005 6:55 am

Actually UA F/A's have been showing a little bit of CHAOS all ready. I know in HKG they were out and about at the ticket counter and I believe also in NRT.


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smcmac32msn
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RE: UA F/As

Sun Aug 21, 2005 7:01 am

I hope they aren't raising too much CHAOS this next weekend at ORD or MSN & CMH. I'm flying them and I've got an extra $100 for them to move me to another airline if there is any problems....
Hey Obama, keep the change! I want my dollar back.
 
FutureFO
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RE: UA F/As

Sun Aug 21, 2005 7:59 am

Well lets see MSN is an AWAC station operated flights by AWAC, so no there will be no disruption. Just in ORd you may see some of the mainline F/A's creative CHAOS.


Sean from MCO and MKE
I Don't know where I am anymore

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