Aerospace/Defense

Oregon Aircraft Painters Vote IAM Yes

IAM members and staff assisted in a campaign to organize 165 new members at Commercial Aircraft Painting Services in Portland, OR. From left: retired Local 63 member Doug White, District 24 Business Representatives/Organizers Ron Tiegon and Larry Warren, Grand Lodge Apprentice Organizer Jake Merkel, and Local 1005 member Mike Housley. Overcoming last minute anti-union tactics […]

Machinists release statement. details of agreement with Lockheed

Here is the complete, unedited text of a press release just issued by Machinists union District Local 776 regarding the tentative contract agreement with Lockheed Martin. Fort Worth, TX, June 25, 2012 – The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), District 776, today release details to their membership of the tentative agreement with […]