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WestJet Encore reaches tentative agreement with CUPE

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  •   07-16-2021  8:52 am
  •   Pax Global Media
WestJet Encore reaches tentative agreement with CUPE
WestJet reaches an agreement with CUPE.
Pax Global Media

WestJet Encore announced today that an agreement in principle has been reached with The Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 4070, which represents cabin crew. Both sides are now awaiting the ratification vote of the members.

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"For the second time this year, I am pleased to announce that we have reached an agreement in principle with CUPE 4070," said Ed Sims, President and CEO of WestJet.

This agreement follows the one announced earlier this year by WestJet with members of its own cabin crew (also represented by CUPE 4070). This five-year agreement was brought into force retroactively – from March 1, 2021, to December 31, 2025, inclusively.


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