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The novel coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, in December 2019, is creating growing concern for air travel. Two cases have now been confirmed in the United States.

On Thursday evening, January 2nd, AFA-CWA conducted our second Town Hall Conference Call to answer questions in real time from Delta Flight Attendants about our efforts to become full members with

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. We can take a stand against human trafficking by recommitting ourselves to end it on our planes. As Flight Attendants and aviation's first responders, we are uniquely positioned to identify human traffickers and assist their victims.

In this edition (December 19, 2019):

AFA sat down with The Jet Set to talk about a series of “questions” (and their wrong answers) that Delta Air Lines pushed out to Flight Attendants this week, intended to scare Flight Attendants from wanting to gain AFA representation.
Save the Date for Upcoming AFA Town Hall Calls: January 2, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET, and January 28, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET. The calls will be approximately 30 minutes. Look for an RSVP in our next communication.
We are stronger by working in partnership with the 700,000 members of the Communications Workers of America including workers in telecom, journalism, airline customer service and ramp, broadcasting, manufacturing, public service and much more.
The issue “affects different people in different ways and the reactions can vary in severity with symptoms such as rashes, headaches, hair loss and breathing problems when wearing the uniform,” according to the union.
Happy Thanksgiving! Flight Attendants play an integral role in bringing families and friends together. Many of us sacrifice our own holiday to ensure the safety and comfort of millions of travelers. We are in a unique position to influence the tone of our nation - and that starts in the way we take care of each other.