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Teamster Pilots, Flight Engineers Ratify Contract with AmeriJet

Wages Increases Highlight Four-Year Contract By an overwhelming margin, Teamster pilots and professional flight engineers at Amerijet ratified a new contract with the airline. There are 85 members in the bargaining unit represented by Local 769 in North Miami, Fla. The four-year agreement includes an initial increase in base wages for Captains and First Officers […]

Amerijet Pilots Reach Agreement in Principal With NEW Management

Into the early hours of Friday morning, after nearly four years of bargaining and arbitration, the Airline Division of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Teamsters Local 769 and the AmeriJet negotiating committee announced that an Agreement in Principle had been reached by all parties for a new collective bargaining agreement. According to David Renshaw, Local […]

Teamsters Win Court Decision Against AmeriJet

11th Circuit Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Union (WASHINGTON) – A three-judge panel for the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday that Amerijet must follow a district court order to arbitrate labor disputes with Teamsters who are temporarily based in the Caribbean. This decision is the latest in a series of legal […]

Amerijet Pilots Reject Company “Offer”

as published in the Teamsters Airline Division week in review After the management of Amerijet circumvented Federal law and attempted to negotiate directly with certain members of the pilot group instead of the union, the company and a handful of pilots pushed to have the Union put the Company’s proposal out for a vote. While […]

AmeriJet Crew Update

On Tuesday, November 3, 2015 the National Mediation process was scheduled to begin in Fort Lauderdale, FL at AmeriJet headquarters. The following participants attended: Eva J. Durham-Mediator-National Mediation Board Anthony Tosi-Mediator-National Mediation Board David Bourne-Director of Airline Division at the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Steve Nagrotsky-Deputy Director of Airline Division at the International Brotherhood of Teamsters David Renshaw- […]

AmeriJet Crew Update

Teamsters Local 769-Supreme Court Update (9.1.15) As many of you are aware, we have had multiple grievances tied into our ongoing matters in the Federal Court of the United States, including but not limited to Port of Spain.  The position of the Union has been the same since day one and that is the following – “open […]

AmeriJet Negotiations Update

Negotiations: On Tuesday, July 21, 2015 your negotiating committee, along with Steve Nagrotsky, the I.B.T. Airline Division Deputy Director, met today with Amerijet at Amerijet headquarters in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.  Please read below for an update in regards to or current status: Amerijet has provided Teamsters Local 769 with a counter proposal, in which Amerijet […]

Victory for Teamsters at AmeriJet

We are pleased to report that the federal 11th Circuit court of appeals issued a decision on our appeal yesterday and across the board ruled in our favor. The victory affects our Teamster brothers and sisters at Amerijet whose contractual rights are all the more secure now. The appellate court found that we have the […]