10 April 2014
Piedmont Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), have reportedly voted in favor of a new contract that includes pay increases and work rule improvements for the nearly 200 regional flight attendants.
The agreement was reached with the assistance of the National Mediation Board.
“Through unity and determination, Piedmont Flight Attendants have a new contract that reflects some of our top priorities. The professional contributions of Piedmont Flight Attendants have been crucial in creating opportunities within the new American Airlines network. We look forward to our future at the world´s largest airline,” said Anita Jwanouskos, AFA Piedmont president.
Piedmont, a wholly owned subsidiary of the new American Airlines, Inc, is the only carrier at Salisbury-Wicomico Regional, Hilton Head Island, and Tweed New Haven Airports.
The Association of Flight Attendants is the world´s largest Flight Attendant union. Its website is at http://www.afacwa.org.