Level of Service Committee

November 25, 2020 Level of Service Committee Over the past three months, the Company has announced seven Level of Service reviews with the intent to close towers and convert them to advisory services. CATCA is in strong opposition to these initiatives and at an Executive Board meeting earlier this week, strategies were discussed to respond […]

NAV Canada Announces 6 Additional Level of Service Reviews

November 16, 2020 NAV Canada Announces 6 Additional Level of Service Reviews Last Friday CATCA received notice from NAV Canada that it intends to conduct Level of Service (LOS) reviews for six additional towers.  This is in addition to the LOS announced on September 22 involving St. Jean Tower.  CATCA RVP’s were briefed via teleconferences […]

Pacific Regional Vice President Election Results

November 16, 2020 Pacific Regional Vice President Election Results Please be advised that Nick von Schoenberg of Vancouver Tower has won the election of CATCA Regional Vice President (RVP) Pacific Region. We wish Nick success in his endeavors and upcoming challenges. The Union would also like to thank Logan Peloso of Vancouver ACC, Charly Stratton […]

Virtual Town Halls

November 10, 2020 Virtual Town Halls The Executive Board (EB) would like to thank all Members for their recent participation in CATCA’s Virtual Town Halls, held from November 5 – 10, 2020. We appreciate those who took the time to submit questions and attend their region-specific sessions. Over 600 CATCA Members across the country participated […]

TMU West Closure

November 5, 2020 TMU West Closure Yesterday, November 4, 2020, NAV Canada provided CATCA with notice of intent to close TMU West (VR ACC) and move the work into TMU East (YZ ACC). This was a disappointing decision as the Company had assured our members this action was not being planned as recently as last […]

2019-2023 Collective Agreement

November 4, 2020 2019-2023 Collective Agreement The 2019-2023 Collective Agreement in both English and French is now available on the CATCA website (click here to access). We appreciate the patience of the membership as development of the document has taken much longer than previous years. Normal consultation with the Company on the appropriate wording of […]

Town Hall Agenda

November 4, 2020 Town Hall Agenda November 5 – 10, 2020 Note: Town Halls have been scheduled for two hours. The meetings will conclude once all material has been presented, which may run shorter than planned. 1.      Employment Security a.       Financial State of NAV Canada Expenditures vs revenues:  i.      How much is NAV losing per […]

Commuted Value Update

November 4, 2020 Commuted Value Update In our B&F dated March 13th (click here for the B&F) we advised that actuarial changes were being introduced to the way in which commuted value calculations are made. The changes were to be implemented August 1, 2020 and were subsequently delayed until December 1, 2020. In addition, on […]

The W. Christopher Lilwall and Eric Paraskevopoulos Memorial Scholarship Award Winners

November 2, 2020 The W. Christopher Lilwall and Eric Paraskevopoulos Memorial Scholarship Award Winners The CATCA Scholarship Award Review Committee recently released the evaluation results and we are pleased to announce the 2020 – 2021 CATCA Scholarship Award winners: Nicholas Soucy, son of Roger Soucy (Gander ACC) Jamie Kennedy, daughter of Frank Kennedy (Halifax Tower) […]

Town Hall Meetings

October 19, 2020 Town Hall Meetings Given the current COVID-19 pandemic and travel restrictions, CATCA National Executive, Debbie Cooper – Director of Labour Relations and General Counsel, and your Regional Vice President (RVP) will be hosting virtual Town Halls for each FIR as indicated. November 5 – Gander, NL November 5 – Vancouver, BC November […]