Technical Operations systems specialists are critical to the safe operation and efficient functioning of aviation communications, computer, navigation and power systems critical to safe air travel.
Aviation Safety employees, including aviation safety inspectors, oversee every aspect of the aviation industry to ensure the safety and efficiency of your flight.
Mission Support and Flight Inspection employees, such as mission specialists and procedures development specialists, provide services essential to ground- and space-based navigation systems.
When working at Boston Center (ZBW) as a computer specialist, PASS member Tita Thompson, Chapter NG3, devotes her skills and time to the En Route Automation Modernization (ERAM) system as an integral part of today’s automated branch of the national aerospace system. Her time off, however, is part of a different venture that aids those in need in the Philippines.
PASS National President Mike Perrone released the following statement at a press conference today announcing the successful implementation of the North Texas Metroplex Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) project and the efforts of FAA employees represented by PASS:
Mike Perrone, national president of the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists, AFL-CIO (PASS), the union that represents Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) technical employees, released the following statement upon the reopening of the Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center (ZAU ARTCC):
Robin Alvanos is a telecommunications specialist and PASS Chapter NG3 member by day and a mental health advocate by night. Last weekend, her three passions were united at the 2014 NAMIWalks NH fundraiser in Concord, N.H.
Following the events of last week that resulted in the shutting down of the Chicago Air Route Traffic Control Center (ZAU ARTCC), the Professional Aviation Safety Specialists, AFL-CIO (PASS), the union that represents Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) technical employees, continues to learn more about the efforts of PASS-represented technicians throughout the region.
Membership in PASS is about more than joining a union—it is about having a voice, gaining a system of support and solidarity, and making an important investment in your future.