Union News

Delta plans to bring back 400 pilots, signaling optimism about future air travel

Jan 25, 2021

Pilots talk after exiting a Delta Airlines flight at the Ronald Reagan National Airport on July 22, 2020 in Arlington, Virginia.Michael A. McCoy |......

New Google union ‘concerned’ after a senior A.I. ethics researcher is reportedly locked out of her account

Jan 21, 2021

Getty ImagesGoogle employee's newly-formed union, known as the Alphabet Workers Union, said it is concerned over Google's decision to lock Margaret Mitchell, a senior......

Flight attendants play ‘babysitter for adults’ as bad behavior onboard spikes; FAA threatens hefty fines

Jan 19, 2021

A flight attendant gathers trash on a flight aboard a Boeing 737 Max from Dallas Fort Worth Airport to Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 2, 2020.Carlo......

Flight attendants become ‘babysitter for adults’ as bad behavior onboard spikes; FAA threatens hefty fines

Jan 19, 2021

People walk at Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia.Hannah McKay | ReutersCursing at flight attendants. Harassing lawmakers. Refusing to wear masks.Tensions are rising in......

Airlines ban DC-bound travelers from checking firearms ahead of inauguration

Jan 14, 2021

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agent screens an airline passenger at O'Hare International Airport on October 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois.Scott Olson | Getty......

Union Allies Call On Joe Biden To Fire Trump’s Labor Board Attorney Immediately

Jan 14, 2021

One of the country’s most powerful labor unions is urging the incoming Biden administration to quickly fire the......

Delta won’t allow DC-bound passengers to check guns ahead of Biden’s inauguration

Jan 14, 2021

A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agent screens an airline passenger at O'Hare International Airport on October 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois.Scott Olson | Getty......

Airlines, airports beef up security ahead of Biden inauguration

Jan 13, 2021

A person walks at Reagan National Airport ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in Arlington, U.S. November 25, 2020.Hannah McKay | ReutersAirlines and airports are......

Airlines beef up security ahead of Biden inauguration

Jan 13, 2021

A person walks at Reagan National Airport ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in Arlington, U.S. November 25, 2020.Hannah McKay | ReutersAirlines and airports are......

Key House Democrats urge FAA to crack down on unruly travelers, rioters ahead of Biden’s inauguration

Jan 11, 2021

People walk at Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia.Hannah McKay | ReutersTwo key House Democrats on Monday urged the Federal Aviation Administration to crack......

FAA chief issues stern warning to travelers after politically-motivated flight disruptions

Jan 9, 2021

A flight attendant gathers trash on a flight aboard a Boeing 737 Max from Dallas Fort Worth Airport to Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 2, 2020.Carlo......

FAA chief issues stern warning to travelers after politically motived flight disruptions

Jan 9, 2021

A flight attendant gathers trash on a flight aboard a Boeing 737 Max from Dallas Fort Worth Airport to Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 2, 2020.Carlo......

Biden Taps Boston Mayor Marty Walsh For Labor Secretary: Reports

Jan 7, 2021

President-elect Joe Biden plans to nominate Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to be his labor secretary, Politico and......

Flight attendant union wants pro-Trump rioters barred from flights

Jan 6, 2021

A flight attendant gathers trash on a flight aboard a Boeing 737 Max from Dallas Fort Worth Airport to Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 2, 2020.Carlo......

Airlines move flight crews to DC airport hotels to avoid Trump protest

Jan 6, 2021

An airline employee walks past empty American Airlines check-in terminals at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, on May 12, 2020.Andrew Caballero-Reynolds......