Message from President Debra A. Hagan
Local 252’s Aflac representative will have open enrollment hours at Aflac Office September 24th 8:30am – 1:30pm, 3pm – 7pm located at 4250 Veteran’s Hwy Suite 1015 West, Holbrook , N.Y. 11741 across from airport.
Aflac will be attending October union meetings to answer questions and enroll anyone who can’t make September 24th.
- The TWU Veterans Committee will once again support Operation Military Embrace’s annual “Operation Free PX” drive, which collects clothing, household items and funds for wounded warriors recovering at San Antonio Military Medical Center in Texas
- Jeff Smisek, the embattled CEO of United Continental, stepped down from his post on Tuesday amid a long-simmering federal probe into his relationship with the Port Authority. Also covered in Houston Chronicle, Dallas Morning News, Washington Post, NY Times, Politico, and Asbury Park Press.
- The city of Dallas asked U.S. District Judge Ed Kinkeade on Thursday to make the U.S. Department of Transportation and Federal Aviation Administration respond to requests for information in the Dallas Love Field gate dispute.
- The regional airlines that provide half the country's flights want Congress to reduce a requirement that all commercial pilots have 1,500 hours of flight time when Federal Aviation Administration legislation is renewed later this year, but families of air crash victims plan to fight back.