Alaska Air turns its first unaided profit since 2019, but pilot unrest builds
Alaska Airlines pilots urge company CEO to ‘Do the Right Thing’
Alaska Airlines Pilots to Airline CEO: Do the Right Thing—Value Your PilotsAlaska Airlines pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) today delivered a letter to their airline’s chief executive officer, Ben Minicucci, asking him to stop stalling contract negotiations and come to the table willing to bargain an industry-standard contract.
Alaska Airlines Pilot Union Reaches an Agreement to Avoid Pilot FurloughsPilot leaders from the Alaska Master Executive Council (MEC), represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), have reached agreements on a number of incentivized leave and early retirement programs. Strong pilot participation in these voluntary programs has effectively avoided the threat of pilot furloughs at Alaska Airlines.
Alaska Airlines Pilots Respond to Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2019 Earnings, Urge Management to Negotiate a Competitive ContractThe Alaska Airlines Master Executive Council (MEC) of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), issued the following statement in response to Alaska Air Group’s fourth quarter and 2019 full year earnings report, which stated an adjusted pretax profit of $1.054 billion, making this the airline’s eleventh consecutive year of profits.
Alaska Airlines Pilot Union Leaders Elect Leadership as Talks Ramp Up at the Negotiating TableThe voting members of the Alaska Airlines Master Executive Council (MEC) of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA) have elected four officers to represent the airline’s 3,100 pilots.