days until our Collective Agreement expires, we are preparing, we are united and we will make change.

Letter to Members of Parliament

Your Union is steadfast in advocating for a level headed approach to reopening, proper PPE being maintained and health and safety being at the forefront of any decision for the go forward.

The Presidents of the Airline Division of CUPE, who together represent over 15,000 Flight Attendants in Canada, sent the following letter to all Members of Parliament regarding the Federal Government’s decision to extend the mandatory 14-day quarantine period for travelers entering Canada until August 31, 2020, health and safety protocols, and financial assistance for the travel and tourism industries.

 Click HERE to view a PDF version of the above letter.

Call to Action: Save our travel and tourism industries

The travel and tourism industry has effectively been shut down since the closure of the border to international travel  and the implementation of quarantine measures. Today, with no real plan for re-opening, the situation is no longer sustainable.

Help save the future of thousands of Canadians families by calling for a more balanced approach to the reopening of our borders

Reach out to your elected officials, by clicking the link below, and urge them to adopt a more balanced approach to the restrictions, in line with the international community, and which protects the public’s health and the economic viability of these important industries.

In Solidarity,

Wesley Lesosky
President, Air Canada Component of CUPE