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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 Executive Committee (EXCO) was established in 1951 as part of the organizational restructuring of ALPA, with the first meeting occurring in 1953. The Committee worked with the president in a consultation role and was designed to execute policies made by the Board of Directors (BOD) and Executive Board (EXBD) as well as recommend policy to both bodies. In addition the Committee also determined the organizational structure of the home office, ratified staff members, and was a trustee for ALPA...
Dates: 1953 - 1992
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
Abstract The ALPA Publications is a collection of pamphlets, newsletters, magazines, bulletins, manuals, constitutions and by-laws, arbitration transcripts, and research reports produced by, or involving ALPA from 1933-2006. ALPA’s main publication, Air Line Pilot, is still in print and so not included here, but both ALPA national, and individual Master Executive Councils (MEC) also produced a wide variety of publications during the past 80 years which are included in this collection.
Dates: 1933 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1958 - 1968
- Aeronautics Safety measures 4
- Airlines--Management 4
- Airlines--Technological innovations--United States. 4
- Airplanes--Noise 4
- Air pilots 3
- Aircraft accidents -- Investigation 3
- Airlines--Employees 3
- Airplanes Airworthiness 3
- Air quality 2
- Air traffic control 2
- Airlines—Employees—Labor unions 2
- Employees--Drug testing--United States 2
- Terrorism 2
- Age discrimination 1
- Air Line Pilots Association--History 1
- Airline pilots 1
- Airlines—Safety measures 1
- Cockpit voice recorders 1
- Deregulation--United States 1
- Flight attendants 1
- Labor unions 1
- Pilots and pilotage 1 ∧ view less
- Air Line Pilots Association 4
- United States. Civil Aeronautics Board 3
- United States. Federal Aviation Administration 3
- United States. National Mediation Board 3
- Flight Engineers' International Association 1
- United States. National Transportation Safety Board 1 ∧ view less
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