With a Voice we can guarantee our flexibility with a legally enforceable contract instead of leaving it to the whim of scheduling.
IAM-represented Flight Attendants negotiated the following:
Ability to drop all flying
Pick up flying without limitation
Unlimited trading with open time
Instant processing of trip trades
Trading down (i.e., turn a four day trip into a two day trip)
Bad day/worse day trades, maintain flexibility when coverage is poor
Drop or trade portions of a trip
Jetway trades for commuters
Delta Flight Attendants whom you elect to work with scheduling to justify staffing levels so Delta Flight Attendants' ability to trip trade wouldn't be limited.
As IAM Delta Flight Attendants, we guarantee what we have and make it better.