Bargaining Bulletin #4: Another week of talks concludes in Ottawa

January 11, 2019   CATCA and NAV Canada met in Ottawa January 7 – 11 and opened the first full week of negotiations. We had a positive start reaching tentative agreements on a number of non-monetary, secondary issues. The week can be summarized as productive and the tone at the bargaining table was positive and […]

Office Closure – Christmas Holidays 2018

The National Office will be closed from Friday, December 21, 2018 until Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Please contact your Regional Vice President should anything urgent arise during this time. Also, a new entry addressing year-end issues has been posted to Peter’s blog “As the Radar Turns”. We would like to take this opportunity to wish […]

Bargaining Bulletin No. 3: Bargaining opens in Vancouver, Dec. 10 – 11, 2018

CATCA and NAV Canada bargaining teams met in Vancouver, British Columbia to open our ninth round of collective bargaining since 1996. The meeting opened with greetings and introduction of the members of both committees. Leading the negotiations for NAV Canada is Elizabeth Cameron, Vice-President of Labour Relations, accompanied by her team, including: Jacques Emond – […]

Nominations for 2018 Award of Honour and Award of Merit

Members are invited to submit nominations for these awards to the National Office by Monday, December 31, 2018 by midnight. Submissions can be sent to National Office via email to catca@catca.ca with the subject line “CATCA Award Nomination.”

Health Spending Account Carryover (Dec 4, 2018)

Will you have part of your 2018 Health Spending Account (HSA) allocation left over at the end of December? If so, you will be able to use that unused balance during 2019 – in addition to the fresh annual allocation of $750. If you still have HSA funds remaining from 2017, those will expire on […]

CATCA Convention 2019, Banff, AB

Hosted by Edmonton ACC, Calgary Tower, and Springbank Tower, Convention 2019 will be held in beautiful Banff, Alberta from Monday, April 29 to Wednesday, May 1, 2019. The meeting will be held at the Rimrock Resort. A Convention website has been created to provide you with as much information as possible. A draft agenda details […]

CATCA Volunteer Service Awards

Nominations must be received by 12:00 (noon) ET, Friday, December 14, 2018. Nominees will be reviewed by the Executive Board who will then make the final selection of award recipients. The five (5) winners will be announced in January 2019 and invited to join us at Convention 2019 in Banff, AB.

Passing of Mark McCrea

It is with deep regret to announce that we have lost a dear friend and valued colleague. Mark McCrea passed away last Sunday, November 4, 2018.