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  1. swamt liked chilokie1's post in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    The quality of the outsourced work & mods has only helped Tulsa, we had 17 B737-800's grounded for shoddy interior mods last month. The...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 11:10 AM
  2. swamt replied to the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    And no disrespect to anyone, I was shocked at how united we ended up being in the end. AMFA did a heck of a job getting the entire...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 11:09 AM
  3. swamt rated 1986Mekanic's post Useful in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    BTW, I agree with you on this point only, the 2010 deal was on we should have taken. There were no concession only gains but the vote no...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 11:01 AM
  4. swamt rated MetalMover's post Winner in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    And those same younger people will gladly pay a premium to that plumber to fix the toilet, that electrician to change an outlet or that...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 10:58 AM
  5. swamt rated dfw gen's post Useful in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    5 openings in IAH thought there were supposed to be 30? maybe 25 for the IAM? maybe they figured they can only get 5 to work under the...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 10:58 AM
  6. swamt rated Bin Stretcher's post Winner in the thread American Airlines and Labor Negotiations.

    Hard to believe when we all SHOULD have the same goal..... to get an ILC!

    Apr 21, 2019 at 10:55 AM
  7. swamt replied to the thread American Airlines and Labor Negotiations.

    Oh no prob. I do see you guys going maybe 6 plus like us, since AA is using the exact same play book and stall tactics as SWA did. So...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 10:03 AM
  8. swamt rated MetalMover's post Agree in the thread American Airlines and Labor Negotiations.

    You know who made out pretty good? The NWA mechs who scabbed and got picked up by DL.

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:56 AM
  9. swamt rated MetalMover's post Agree in the thread American Airlines and Labor Negotiations.

    Thanks for the history lesson, WeAAz. Even after TWA's bankruptcies, the IAM did not get cornholed like the LUS/IAM crowd did. So my...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:56 AM
  10. swamt rated texasreb's post Agree in the thread American Airlines and Labor Negotiations.

    They didn't seem to do very much for the TWA guys.

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:54 AM
  11. swamt replied to the thread Jet Blue to give up some Long Beach slots.

    Just a guess here Jim, but, could Delta be using this new problem with JetBlue's slots as a leverage or a tool, if you will, to help...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:52 AM
  12. swamt replied to the thread Should Southwest have more then 737s?.

    One step closer? But, how many more steps will have to be completed in order to get the Max 8 back into service?? I bet they stay...

    Apr 21, 2019 at 9:40 AM
  13. swamt replied to the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    Not quite driver. Brett is our National Director of AMFA. A tad higher position than a President in AMFA. But, we still know what you...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 10:42 AM
  14. swamt rated B737 driver's post Agree in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    That huge Engine shop going to waste in Tulsa, I guess Delta was smart, even Aloha that everyone wrote for dead, does our ETOPS...

    Apr 20, 2019 at 10:40 AM
  15. swamt rated MetalMover's post Useful in the thread Aircraft maint issues.

    I find it funny that AA advertises on an MRO site but wants nothing to do with doing MRO work for other carriers.

    Apr 20, 2019 at 10:40 AM