Representing over 6000 Spirit AeroSystems hourly employees
Delegates selected to attend the IAM Convention
Recount updated 6/8/2016.
Detailed results available for viewing at the local lodge.
Congratulations to Winners of Local 839 Positions
For 1st Shift LL839 in plant Business Representative
For 2nd Shift LL839 in plant Business Representative
If you have questions regarding the suit –contact the Class Administrator, Gilardi & Co. at 877-290-8514. A letter from Gilardi will be mailed to all class members with an update. The letter will be on the letterhead of Arlus Stephens, who is the lead attorney for this suit.
A copy of the letter will be posted on the Gilardi website: WichitaRetirementClassSettlement.com.
Please continue to check the website stated above for updates.
As any information is provided to the I.A.M. Offices, it will be, immediately, shared with our membership.
The settlement, still subject to court approval, consists of a lump sum payment by Boeing into a settlement fund. The settlement will not consist of periodic pension-type payments or monthly retiree medical coverage.
Update Regarding the Bridging Lawsuit
As previously announced, the parties to the Boeing lawsuit have reached a tentative settlement, subject to approval by the federal court. Pursuant to the terms of the court-ordered mediation process, the terms of the settlement remain confidential. The targeted date of notifications being sent out to class members is after October 1, 2014.
“The parties to the lawsuit have reached a tentative settlement, subject to approval by the federal court. Pursuant to the terms of the court-ordered mediation process, the terms of the settlement remain confidential, pending notifications being mailed to class members in the coming weeks.”