Category: Local News

Disaster Relief Help Available

From Ben Moody: Hello Brothers,   As you’re all aware we had several weather events in Oklahoma and SE Kansas yesterday and into this morning.  I need to know if we have had members who have been affected by these storms.  The International has a disaster relief fund that aids our members who have experienced […]

Negotiations Complete for CAE.

Negotiations Set to Begin for CAE Employees

Negotiations for the Collective Bargaining Agreement between CAE USA and the committee representing local lodge members have been concluded successfully. Members voted to accept the new 3-year agreement on April 26, 2019. The committee members would like to thank everyone involved in the negotiations, whether directly or indirectly.

Kansas Governor Kelly Supports Striking Machinists

For nearly 60 days, retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel and pilot instructor Paul Powell of Local 708 has been on strike against FlightSafety Services Corporation (FSSC). For him, it was an important moment when he heard that Kansas Governor Laura Kelly was going to stop by the strike line to show her support. “Governor Kelly […]

Negotiations Set to Begin for CAE Employees

Negotiations Set to Begin for CAE Employees

Negotiations are set to begin for employees working at CAE. The negotiations committee held a general information meeting on March 10th and conducted a strike vote on March 10th and 11th. A questionnaire asking for inputs into the next contract has been provided to union members. The committee would like all inputs by April 8, […]

Communicator attends class at W3.

Communicator Billie Quam attended the Basic Web Design class at the Winpisinger Education & Technology Center in Hollywood, Maryland during the week of March 11- March 15, 2019. Thirty IAMAW members from all over the U.S. and Canada attended the class, learning the various intricate steps for designing and maintaining a web site for their […]