Frontier Airlines Announces Fifth Ratified Collective Bargaining Agreement in Less than Two Years
DENVER, CO – Low-cost carrier, Frontier Airlines announced today that it has achieved its fifth collective bargaining agreement in less than two years through the ratification of a contract with The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Local 455 Airline Division, representing Maintenance Controllers. This is the maintenance controllers’ first contract at Frontier.
“We are pleased that our maintenance controllers have ratified this five-year agreement,” said Gary Appling, Vice President, Technical Operations, Frontier Airlines. “We would like to recognize the efforts of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters and the National Mediation Board in helping us come together on a deal that beneflts everyone and ensures security for the future.”
The other four collective bargaining agreements reached between Frontier and its represented employees are:
- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Airline Division – Represented Aircraft Appearance Agents, contract ratified October 1, 2018
- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters Airline Division – Represented Material Specialists, contract ratified March 17, 2017
- The International Brotherhood of Teamsters Airline Division – Represented Aircraft Technicians, Ground Service Equipment Technicians and Tool Room Attendants, contract ratified February 17, 2017
- The Transport Workers Union of America (TWU) – Represented Aircraft Dispatchers, contract ratified on December 8, 2016
Frontier is proud to have achieved these agreements, working constructively with unions that were focused on reaching equitable solutions, for the betterment of represented employees and the company.
About Frontier Airlines:
Frontier Airlines is committed to offering ‘Low Fares Done Right’ to more than 100 destinations and growing in the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic and Mexico on more than 350 daily flights. Headquartered in Denver, Frontier’s hard-working aviation professionals pride themselves in delivering the company’s signature Low Fares Done Right service to customers. Frontier Airlines is the proud recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s 2017 Diamond Award for maintenance excellence and was recently named the industry’s most fuel-efficient airline by The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) as a result of superior technology and operational efficiencies.