Wichita, KS – IAM Local 774 (District 70) Hundreds of members rallied on Thursday afternoon in a show of solidarity and support of their negotiating committee amid contract negotiations with Textron Aviation.
“Textron Aviation manufactures the industry’s best-in-class aircraft. judi slot gacor hari ini Our skilled machin ists are who make that possible. They deserve a best-in-class healthcare plan, pension improvements, and job security,” said District 70 President, Cornell Beard. “We have union members from around the community attending the rally to show a unity of purpose as we fight for the future of working people. The community deserves better from Textron Aviation.”
Union members marched around the city’s landmark Century II Convention Center to the Hyatt Regency slot gacor hari ini Hotel, where contract negotiations are being held. The rally was orchestrated to show Textron Aviation representatives that Local 774 members are insistent on items like an improved healthcare plan, be in a new collective bargaining agreement.