READY RESERVES:  TOGETHER WE CAN RIGHT THE WRONGS

READY RESERVES: TOGETHER WE CAN RIGHT THE WRONGS

Ready Reserves at Delta Airlines are just as hard working as their permanent counterparts. Every day they endure the same hazards, and physical and financial demands equal to every permanent benefited worker. Yet Delta, which in 2016 had net profits $2 billion more...
DELTA AIRLINES — THE INDUSTRY LEADER?

DELTA AIRLINES — THE INDUSTRY LEADER?

WHEN IT COMES TO WAGES, BENEFITS, AND FAIR TREATMENT TOWARDS THEIR EMPLOYEES THEY ARE FAR FROM THE INDUSTRY LEADER In 2016, Delta Airlines was the industry leader with $4.4 billion in net profits. Followed by American Airlines with $2.7 billion and United Airlines...
DELTA PROFITS SOAR. WHY DID YOUR SHARE GET SMALLER?

DELTA PROFITS SOAR. WHY DID YOUR SHARE GET SMALLER?

Delta justifies this with, “You get less profit sharing in exchange for guaranteed money in your hourly wage.” The truth is you can have both. Just ask the pilots. They received both a high profit sharing formula and an industry leading wage.  Why? They have a...
READY RESERVE BLUES

READY RESERVE BLUES

A large percentage of Delta Air Lines employees are now Ready Reserve. This program provides cheap labor for Delta and treatsReady Reserves as second class workers. With a union we would push for : A pay progression with regular raises similar to what permanent...
2.3 MILLION LITTLE REASONS TO ENJOY THE NEW YEAR

2.3 MILLION LITTLE REASONS TO ENJOY THE NEW YEAR

UNITED AIRLINES MEMBERS TO RECEIVE $2.3 MILLION IN FINAL LUMP SUM DISTRIBUTION Beginning December 22, over 26,000 IAM members at United Airlines will receive their final lump sum payout. The total value of the payout is $2.3 million and is the final...
READY RESERVES AND SEASONALS

READY RESERVES AND SEASONALS

COMPARE YOURSELF TO THE UNIONIZED RAMP WORKERS AT UNITED AIRLINES Suppose, instead of your ramp job at Delta, you were recently hired at United: You are now on a pay progression with a top out of $33.30 per hour You have the flexibility of swaps, with no limit on the...