Communications

John Samuelsen International President of The Transport Workers Union of America One year ago today, you and your coworkers made history. You voted overwhelmingly to band together and unionize. You voted overwhelmingly to have a stronger voice in your workplace. You voted overwhelmingly to join the Transport Workers Union, so that you and your fellow […]

This week, your TWU / JetBlue IFC Negotiating Team (NT) conducted a three-day bargaining session with Jetblue Management in New York. Your NT and Management were able to reach one Tentative Agreement (TA) on Training that covers all issues except expenses and compensation, which will be addressed in other articles. Your NT and Management also […]

Your Negotiating Team (NT) has just completed a four-day bargaining session with Jetblue Management in New York. Your NT and Management were able to reach one Tentative Agreement on Language of Destination (except for the compensation portion, which will be negotiated during economic discussions). Your NT and Management also exchanged proposals on the following articles: […]

On Friday, JetBlue leadership put out a memo stating that they were drastically changing their policy regarding passenger complaints: those complaints submitted to an Inflight Crewmember’s personal file would remain for twenty-four (24) months instead of twelve (12) months. The Transport Workers Union (TWU) International and your Negotiating Team, who had not been given any […]

From twu.org JetBlue InFlight Crewmembers (IFC) have been negotiating their first-ever Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) since August – and the negotiating team said things at the bargaining table have been mostly blue skies. The TWU International Communications Department caught up with members of the JetBlue IFC negotiation team during a session in late January in […]

This week, your TWU IFC Negotiating Team (NT) completed a negotiating session with JetBlue Management in Washington, DC. During the three-day session, your NT exchanged proposals with Management on Occupational Seniority, Expenses, Attendance, and Union Security. Although we did not reach any Tentative Agreements at this session, we held productive discussions, and we reached consensus […]