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The American Airlines Retirees Committee goal is to Preserve Retiree Benefits through Communications and Determination!
AMRRC, Inc. was incorporated as a 501(c4) tax exempt, nonprofit corporation, dedicated to represent all Retirees from American Airlines, from past mergers and to protect Retiree benefits for future Retirees.
AMRRC, Inc. will work to restore Retiree Earned Benefits and to meet the short term and long term challenges that are ahead. Retirees are proud of our decades of hard work that made American Airlines great. Retirees deserve Respect and the Earned Benefits, including travel pass benefits that were promised for our years of service as a part of our Retirement programs.
We look forward to working with old and new members for the long term.
Welcome to the New AMRRC, Inc. April 2015.
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MAY 7, 2015
We are asking all of the Retirees to please send AMRRC an email with three items of information.
We want to present your questions on important Retiree issues to the AA Board of Directors at the AA Shareholders Meeting in New York City on Wednesday, June 3, 2015.
Shareholder members of the Board of Directors for AMRRC will be attending the American Airlines Shareholders Meeting and we want to be your Voice.
Your emails can be sent to: CORRESPONDENCE@AMRRC.NET Rich Collins, who many of you know, will be receiving your emails at AMRRC.
As a Retiree, what change has impacted you and your family the most since the merger?
As a Retiree, if you could personally talk to a member of the AA Board of Directors, what would you congratulate them for about the merger, other than, for the good performance of AA stock?
As a Retiree, how much have you spent $$$ on purchasing tickets on other airlines for you and your family since the downgrading of Retiree Travel Benefits, and on what other airlines have you purchased tickets on?
We will be also be presenting our Petition to the AA Board of Directors. The Petition was created by Rich Collins and has 10,459 signatures asking AA to reinstate D2 travel for all retirees. If you have not previously signed our Petition, Please SIGN THE PETITION NOW!
AMRRC thanks you in advance for your participation in our Petition Campaign and we would so very much appreciate an email from you.
APRIL 28, 2015
I wanted to let you all know that AMRRC is not involved in the "third-party monkey survey" posted on various retiree Facebook pages by Jackie Phillips. Although, I have worked with Charles Ashcraft and Jackie Phillips as a member of another retiree group, AMRRC was not asked to provide any input for the survey. Comments and questions have been sent to me personally recommending some other questions which retirees feel should have been included and that it is not clear as to the purpose or focus of the survey. Our list of members and their personal information is confidential and is not ever shared with a third party.
All Retirees Are Invited to Attend the Retirees Benefits Rally!
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - New York City
Event Time: 8:00 A.M. Eastern Time.
American Airlines Shareholders Meeting: 9:00 a.m.
The Law Offices of Latham & Watkins LLP
885 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022
(Corner of Third Avenue and 53rd Street)
Mary McKenna is the AMRRC Event Chairperson and will be coordinating the Rally. Please contact her with any questions. CLICK HERE TO SEND AN EMAIL TO MARY MCKENNA
Only Shareholders or appropriately designated Proxy Holders will be permitted to attend the Meeting. Other attendees of the Rally can remain street-side during the meeting.
In 2014, all of the retirees who attend the Shareholders Meeting and Rally represented the views of all retirees pertaining to the changes in the Retiree Travel Benefits. If the Retirees had not been in attendance the BODs would not have been informed of the downgrades in the retirees earned travel benefits.
Following the Shareholders Meeting the retirees attending the Rally will be going to Brendan's Bar and Grill for lunch and social gathering.
Located in Manhattan, 42 W. 35th Street (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
Carol Reichert (2014 Audio Recording with BODs)
Attached is an audio recording of the information presented in the BODs meeting by Carol Reichert regarding the changes in the Retirees’ Travel Benefits Program.
A photo of Doug Parker and Lori Strohm is posted at left. Lori Strohm had a personal conversation with Doug Parker. She asked him if he would consider providing retirees with additional D1 passes since we were only provided with 4 one-ways. Mr. Parker said he was not aware that retirees were only provided four D1s. He advised Lori that he would see what he could do. Since Mr. Parker is the top decision-maker; within 6-weeks of this conversation, the D1s for retirees were increased from 4 one-ways to 6 one-ways for each eligible traveler. We are ever so grateful to have the additional D1 passes and we thank Lori Strohm for her perseverance.
See you all there!
Kathy Johnson, President – AMRRC
The Notice of the 2015 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Proxy Statement below describes the formal business to be transacted and the procedures for voting at the meeting.
American Airlines State of the Airline Meeting – April 24, 2015
On Friday April 24th, Rich Slivocka, AMRRC Board Member, attended the American Airlines State of the Airline Meeting at HDQ announcing its 1st Quarter Profit of $1.2 Billion.
Rich asked Mr. Parker two questions: (1) Was it his decision to not allow active employees to participate in “profit sharing”; (2) Was it his decision to implement the “D2R Policy”, or was this a decision made by a group or how was this done?
Click here to link to Jetnet for that part of the audio of the Q & A Meeting.