ALPA MEC CODE-A-PHONE UPDATE - February 18, 2003
This is Roy Freundlich with a US Airways MEC update for Tuesday, February
18, with two new items:
Item 1. The bankruptcy court hearing date on Company''s motion to terminate
the pilots defined benefit plan has been rescheduled to Friday, February
21, at 9:30 a.m. MEC members, officers, and committee members are planning
to attend the hearing in uniform. If you plan to attend the hearing, your
MEC representatives are recommending that you also wear your uniform. The
location of the hearing is:
Court Room One
US Bankruptcy Court
200 S. Washington Street
Alexandria, Va.
The court hearing schedule can be altered throughout the week at the
discretion of the judge. We will announce any scheduling changes and
recommend that your check for updates before traveling to the courthouse.
Item 2. After receiving the February 15 paycheck, pilots are reporting
that their permanent negative bank options were deselected by the company
from pay roll system at the end of last year. To ensure that your negative
bank option is selected, Option 5 in CATCREW should state, PERMANENT NEG
BANK OPTION, if you have elected to receive negative bank. If this option
has been deselected, your should refile your permanent negative bank choice
with the company on a PE-39 form and submit it to Claims Administration as
soon as possible.