Possible Pilot Strike

Discussion in 'UPS Discussions' started by 8000Shelf, Sep 9, 2015.

  1. 8000Shelf

    8000Shelf Active Member

  2. Just noise. They aren't walking.
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  3. 3 done 3 to go

    3 done 3 to go In control of my own destiny

    Agree. They make 200k. Not gonna happen

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    I highly doubt that they would accept less than what the FedEx pilots get.
  5. They will get a turkey.
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  6. upschuck

    upschuck Well-Known Member

    They haven't had a contract for 4 years, I think. That is one heck of a retro check. Maybe bigger than our yearly wage.
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  7. They always play with their contract.

    MAKAVELI Well-Known Member

    It's a lot harder to strike under the RLA. But there other ways to slow down and disrupt operations. The FedEx pilots had been doing this for a while before they had ratified their contract.
  9. Ehh doubtful
  10. Wally

    Wally Hailing from Parts Unknown.

    So the company will "fowl" things up?
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  11. Not for us. Hoffa took care of that.
  12. rod

    rod retired and happy

    Just in case they have been training scab pilots:

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  13. doodoobrwn

    doodoobrwn Member

    They will fire them UPS is multi billion dollar company they're beyond replaceable...
  14. Johney

    Johney Raise your hand if you think Upstate is a D-Bag

    No they won't. We will be told to back them and walk also. Just like they did for us in 97. Although it will never come to that. It would be interesting to see how many are TRUE Teamster's if it did though.
  15. PT Car Washer

    PT Car Washer Well-Known Member

    I see a lot of late NDA in the near future.
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  16. 2 hrs over allowed

    2 hrs over allowed Upstate follower

    Just goes to show you that the company is in no hurry to get the deal done. 4 years? We would have walked long before 4 years.
  17. Future

    Future Well-Known Member

    I hope they have wings.....so ya ....you know....they Can FLY
  18. Don't quit your day job.
  19. DOK

    DOK Active Member

  20. rod

    rod retired and happy

    I vaguely remember them getting like a 6 year back pay check the last time. It took forever to get their contract settled.