The Swissport bargaining team, comprised of Barry Tchir, Ron Chohan, John Alexandrakis, Ravi Dhami and Erna Post are pleased to announce that a tentative agreement for members working as fuelers at YVR has been achieved.

The bargaining team last met with the employer June 21, 22, 23 and 26 and worked hard alongside a federal conciliation officer to reach a fair tentative agreement, which the team is recommending that the membership vote in favour of.

A series of ratification vote meetings have been scheduled for July 2 where the bargaining team will make a presentation and be available to answer questions from members. The full tentative agreement package is currently being prepared and will also be available.

Approximately 80 members of PSAC/UCTE Local 20221 work at Swissport International Inc. in Richmond BC, refueling aircraft and providing associated services at Vancouver International Airport.