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Airline food preparers target ticket costs, airline greed, in quest for better pay

If you’ve recently dined while flying, you might be surprised to learn the airline who served you that meal probably paid just $3 for it. And with air carriers spending so little on food, the workers who prepare those in-flight meals must survive on inadequate wages while working in environments that are sweatshop-like and icy cold. 149 more words

National News

New York airport workers plan overnight strike

Airport workers are set to strike Wednesday night at New York City’s LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International airports in protest of what they view as below-fair wages in an era of climbing airline profits. 136 more words

Pubdesk

LAX Workers Protest For Good Jobs

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — More than 1,000 LAX workers and supporters marched at the airport Thursday, calling for good jobs.

Nearly 2,500 service workers – including cabin cleaners, wheel-chair attendants, baggage handlers and cargo workers – are currently negotiating their agreement with airline contractors at LAX. 141 more words

News

Act of Valor

I’ve seen airport personnel who, literally, has huge eyeluggage since they’ve been working for almost 18 hours just to fill absences of co workers. Their faces shows an overnight shift with a possiblity of more hours overtime. 113 more words

Crew Life

STEPHANIE FARHOUMAND - RECOVERED!

STEPHANIE FARHOUMAND

Stephanie has been recovered!  She was located in October of 2012.  Thank you to all of those who followed her case and helped to bring her home safely. 433 more words

RECOVERED CHILDREN

14 Days To Christmas 2011

14 Days Left To Christmas

At The North Pole:

So how to the elves get around in the North Pole.  Well they use animals attached to sleds because it is snow and ice covered year around.   219 more words

Christmas Season

when in pennsylvania: part deux

my introduction to Pennsylvania hospitality: the ticket taker

note: aside from the sisters i stayed with, Pennsylvania hospitality, is nothing like southern hospitality

it’s probably no shock to hear that i still do not have packing down to a science. 543 more words

Travel