IAM&AW Local Lodge 610

Cape Canaveral, Florida

Solidarity Wins: Verizon Workers Have Tentative Agreement

IAM members show their support for striking Verizon workers in Charleston, SC. Nearly 40,000 Communications Workers of America (CWA) and International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) members at Verizon will be returning to work Wednesday after a tentative agreement was reached with the telecommunications giant, ending a seven-week strike. The new contract includes 1,400 new […]

IAM Members at Bombardier Score Big Delta Order

Canadian planemaker Bombardier, which employs over 4,000 IAM members, announced a deal with Delta Air Lines to sell up to 125 CSeries jets to the U.S. carrier, the largest order so far for Bombardier’s newest commercial jet lineup. The $5.6 billion order from a major global airline is a significant boost to the CSeries program. […]

27% discount on steel-toed work boots!

The Unionbootpro website (www.theunionbootpro.com) has made it possible for our Machinists Union to get a 27% discount on American-made/Union-made steel-toed work boots! Here are the details: Lifetime Union Member Discount Value: 27% OFF* Local: IAM 610 Union Discount Code: Am0610mD ———————————————————————————————————– “There’s a simple solution – Buying American. Employs Americans.”  ———————————————————————————————————– How The Discount Works: […]

United Airlines, machinists union reach deal on new contracts

(Reuters) – United Airlines and the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) reached tentative agreements on new contracts for nearly 30,000 IAM-represented employees. The seven agreements, which run through 2021, call for nearly 30 percent in pay increases over the term of the deal and $100 million in lump sum payments, the IAM […]

NLRB rules against Target in Brooklyn union case

Target headquarters in downtown Minneapolis. Organized labor’s first victory at Target Corp. — a pro-union vote by pharmacy workers in New York — will stand as federal regulators this week rejected the company’s petition to nullify the election. In September, pharmacy workers at a Target in Brooklyn voted 7-2 to join the United Food and […]

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