International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
Two major unions are seeking to avoid a fight and instead share representation of ground workers at Fort Worth-based American Airlines after the company merges with US Airways.
Machinists Local 776 has approved a new labor deal with Lockheed Martin following a nine week strike, setting the stage for employees to return to work on July 2.
Striking Lockheed Martin machinists will gather in the Fort Worth Stockyards to vote on a new labor deal.
A nine-week strike at the Lockheed Martin facility in Fort Worth may soon be over. Leaders with the Machinists Union say they have reached a tentative 4-year agreement.
After a nine week strike, Lockheed Martin and the Machinists union announced they have reached a tentative agreement.
Lockheed Martin has now admitted it may have trouble meeting its quota if the 3,000 members of the Machinists Local 776 continue marching their 51-day protest outside the gates.
Nearly two weeks after the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Union went on strike against Lockheed Martin members bond together.
The majority of the employees on strike at Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth work on the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. Mostly testing setbacks have caused the delays on the radar-evading fighter, but the strike isn’t helping.
In an overwhelming vote, thousands of aircraft assembly and manufacturing workers rejected Lockheed Martin’s contract offer and agreed to go on strike.