This page is setup to be a one stop resource for everything to do with COVID-19. All new information will be posted here as soon as it is available.
COVID MOU III is effective Oct 1, 2021 and continues a few provisions of the original COVID MOUs with the CBA effective Sept 2021.
Your Exco and COVID committee was able to negotiate with the company to add all CDC “Red” countries to the current MOU. The list is extensive and dynamic. We have provide a link to the CDC List. All countries are included in this list outside of the United States and China.
At Home Testing:
Please use this link to request the at home COVID-19 test.
The kit is sent via overnight shipping and includes an overnight return label. The company insurance covers 100% of the cost, as well as most other insurances. In the event you are not covered, you can submit a cash TER for reimbursement. Once the lab receives your kit, it typically takes 24-48 hours to receive your results.
Atlas has teamed up with Cigna to provide at home testing for its crewmembers. After completing the at home COVID-19 test, and receiving your results please take this short survey.
A new COVID MOU, called MOU III, has been signed and released to extend some of the previous MOUs in alignment with the new CBA effective in Sept. The Company ended the existing MOUs on Sept 30, and the new MOU is effective Oct 1, 2021. The new MOU can be dowloaded here […]
February 8th, 2021 ** EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY ** Jumpseating on a company airplane from an international destination, you will be required to provide a negative COVID-19 test. This requirement is ONLY FOR JUMPSEAT; if you are on duty status, i.e., Operating Crew or Deadhead, this requirement will not apply. THE JUMPSEATER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE TO OBTAIN […]
The U.S. Department of Transportation along with the Federal Aviation Administration have issued new guidance for Aircrew members. This update is dated 17APR2020 SAFO20009
TRUSTEE MESSAGEApril 3, 2020Dear Local 2750 Members,Many of you have been asking what is being done to protect me, my fellow pilots and my family during the COVID-19 pandemic? I will devote most of this message to answering those questions.Back in mid-January, our union began to demand that the company start dealing with the spread […]
The Aeromedical Committee has been in contact today with our AME from Harvey Watt & Co., and the FAA’s Southern Regional Flight Surgeon. We have confirmed that, at the present time, the waiver of Enforcement Action for Expired Medicals (issued 26 Mar. 2020) DOES NOT apply to any action taken by a foreign aviation authority. […]
Airlines for America (A4A), on behalf of its members, requests an exemption from Title 14 Code of Federal Regulations (14 CFR) part 121 regulations pertaining to the timeframes for completing recurrent training and qualification requirements for ground personnel, crewmembers, and aircraft dispatchers. The entire exemption can be seen here. FAA Training Exemption
The Faa has posted a Safety Alert for Operations as it pertains to the Cornavirus it can be seen here: SAFO20003
LOCAL 2750 TRUSTEE UPDATE March 20, 2020Dear Fellow Crewmembers,I hope all of you are following the previous advice we have relayed and are following all the guidance that we have put out from health and governmental agencies. I know many of you have been encountering great hardship out there on the line which we are […]
Crewmembers, As we continue to receive emails at the firstname.lastname@example.org email address, we have seen that a lot of the emails are in regards to questions stemming from State issued “lockdowns” and whether or not the “shelter-in-place” orders are applicable to the crew members at Atlas Air. We are part of the transportation system, and […]
COVID-19 and FAA Medical Exams All, There has been some misinformation circulating concerning FAA Medical Exams for pilots who have traveled internationally, within 14 days prior to the exam. The Aeromedical Committee has received word from the FAA that this IS NOT accurate. Below is the FAA Bulletin sent to all FAA AMEs within the […]
Hotel and Travel Committee UpdateYour Hotel and Travel Committee volunteers are working day and night closely monitoring the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak. As always, the safety and security of our fellow crewmembers is our highest priority. Our entire committee is at work monitoring travel restrictions and recommending appropriate measures to the Company to make sure you […]
TRUSTEE UPDATE March 16, 2020 Dear Fellow Crewmembers, The main topic of this update, of course, is the coronavirus as it spreads across the world and the unpredictable way that governments are dealing with this worldwide pandemic. Last Friday we put out two very important messages that I want all of you to make sure […]
COVID-19 CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL GUIDANCEMarch 13, 2020Dear Fellow Crewmembers,It is important that we exercise extreme caution and learn how to incorporate new habits in our daily lives both at home and at work. In addition, we not only think of ourselves, but also our fellow employees we work side-by-side with daily. We are all […]
Chief Steward Message: China Opt-Out MOUCrewmembers,The China MOU says that you must opt-out of China flying 96 hours prior to the start of your Trip Pairing. Recently, scheduling has begun to change the lines of crewmembers, who have not designated their desires under the MOU, and adding China flying where a crewmember previously had none; […]
Atlas Crewmembers:We want to bring you up to date on the latest measures we have been working on with the company. Listed below are the mitigating provisions our union Security Committee has been working with the company on to create as safe of an environment as we can for the Atlas crewmembers and which are […]