Bulletin 053|EFAP – To all Air Canada IAMAW Members on Unpaid Leave

Dear Brothers and Sisters:In my previous bulletin #49, I made a statement regarding members on unpaid leave.That statement read:“With all the retirement packages, leaves of absence and layoffs, an updated list will besubmitted to Homewood December 31, 2021. From that point, only active members willbe covered by Homewood.”• I will supply Homewood with an updated …
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District 140 | Bulletin 50 Unpaid Leave Due to Vaccination Status

Dear Brothers & Sisters: This bulletin is intended for all members who have been placed on unpaid leave due to their vaccinationstatus. Information below refers directly to guidance from the EI program, specific to unpaid leaves of absencedue to mandatory vaccine policies. While the EI Commission has issued information for workers who are placed on …
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District 140| Bulletin 047 Ratification Vote

Dear Brothers and Sisters, I am pleased to announce the results of the ratification vote that closed last Friday. The contract was accepted by 93% of the voting membership.I would like to take a moment to thank the Negotiations Committee for their hard work and determination. Negotiations are far from being easy in normal times, …
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Financial Aid for Airlines on the Horizon: Air Canada Negotiates a Deal

April 12, 2021 “Announcement of an aid package for Air Canada brings relief to many workers in the aviation and air transportation sectors and is a critical first step towards a recovery. Aid has been a long time coming, and will stop the hemorrhaging in the entire Canadian industry, and related industries, such as aerospace, …
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ERRONEOUS AERONET PENSION PROJECTION ESTIMATES

Dear Brothers and Sisters,Your IAMAW Air Canada Pension Committee was flooded with enquiries from our members across the entire system during the last week concerning large reductions in the value of their pension benefits in the online Aeronet pension projector. When we looked at the “Calculations Details” page of pension projections that were provided to …
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Absentee Nomination/Ballot Request

Members requesting to nominate, vote in the February endorsement vote, and/or vote in the April election by absentee should make those requests as soon as possible. Absentee nomination forms must be received by January 16, 2021. Absentee ballots for the February endorsement vote meeting must be received by February 13, 2021. Absentee Ballots for the …
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