Letter of Understanding ASAP Program

Letter of Understanding ASAP Program Recently there have been changes made to the reporting timeframe when submitting an ASAP report. Please see the attached revised ASAP Letter of Understanding (LOU) effective January 1, 2024.  The change is the removal of the...

Alaska Airlines 737 Max 9 Incident

Alaska Airlines 737 Max 9 Incident As you may have heard, an Alaska Airlines 737 MAX 9 experienced a rapid decompression due to an emergency exit door plug separating from the aircraft. TWU Local 556 Safety Committee has been in contact with Southwest Airlines in...

Southwest Airlines Flight 3923 Havana Evacuation

Southwest Airlines Flight 3923 Havana Evacuation WU Local 556 was notified on Sunday morning, March 5, 2023, of an incident involving Southwest Airlines Flight 3923 HAV-FLL. The aircraft encountered multiple bird strikes causing a shutdown of one of the engines, which...