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Abstract The Executive Board was created in 1947 as part of ALPA’s governing structure to assist the Board of Directors. The Executive Board exercises control over the association and manages its business affairs when the Board of Directors is not in session. The Executive Board can also interpret the constitution and by-laws, as well as create or change policy. The board covers issues such as administration, membership, accounting and finance, engineering and air safety, employment agreements,...
Dates: 1947 - 2009
Abstract The Herndon EAL Strike Center Records document the 265 day strike on Eastern Airlines (EAL) from March 4, 1989 - November 23, 1989. During this period 3400 of 4200 EAL pilots went out on sympathy strike along with the flight attendants represented by the Transportation Workers Union (TWU), both of whom voted to honor the International Association of Machinists (IAM) strike of Eastern Airlines. The Herndon EAL Strike Center Records focus on the records of EAL Council 142 located in Herndon, VA,...
Dates: 1986 - 1990; Majority of material found in 1989 - 1989
Abstract Parts 1 and 2 of the EAL MEC Records spans 30 years but focuses mainly on the last decade of Eastern’s operations. Major subjects include mergers, air safety and bankruptcy litigation.
Dates: 1960 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1985 - 1990
Abstract The ALPA Miami Joint Council Office (JCO) was a regional office for ALPA Region II and councils in the Southeast United States. It was home to several Master Executive Councils (MEC) and Local Executive Councils (LEC) including: Braniff Airways MEC and Council 29, Delta Airlines Council 71, Eastern Airlines MEC and Council 18, National Airlines MEC and Councils 8 and 73, Pan American Airways (PAA) Council 10, Pan American-Grace Airways (Panagra, PNG) MEC and Councils 38 and 83 and Riddle...
Dates: 1935 - 1968; Majority of material found within 1950 - 1960
Abstract The President's Department records are arranged in three parts. Part I: The Air Line Pilots Association was formed in secret in 1930 by a group of “Key Men” from each airline, they formed openly and affiliated with the American Federation of Labor in 1931. In that same year David Behncke was elected president of ALPA, an office he held twenty years, until being recalled in 1951 (and off and on through 1952 during his legal battle with ALPA). His successor, Clarence Sayen, held...
Dates: 1931 - 1998
- Air pilots 4
- Airlines--Employees 4
- Airlines--Management 4
- Airlines hijacking 3
- Airlines--Technological innovations--United States. 3
- Airplanes--Noise 3
- Flight attendants 3
- Air quality 2
- Air traffic control 2
- Aircraft accidents -- Investigation 2
- Airplanes Airworthiness 2
- Employees--Drug testing--United States 2
- Pilots and pilotage 2
- Terrorism 2
- Age discrimination 1
- Air Line Pilots Association--History 1
- Airlines—Employees—Labor unions 1
- Cockpit voice recorders 1
- Deregulation--United States 1
- Labor unions 1
- Strikes and lockouts, Sympathetic 1 ∧ view less
- United States. National Mediation Board 4
- United States. Civil Aeronautics Board 3
- Continental Airlines 2
- Eastern Air Lines 2
- Texas Air Corporation 2
- Flight Engineers' International Association 1
- United States. National Transportation Safety Board 1 ∧ view less
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