American Federation of Government Employees, Local 1816 and U.S. Department of the Air Force, 17th Training Wing, Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas

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55 FLRA No. 106

AMERICAN FEDERATION OF GOVERNMENT
EMPLOYEES, LOCAL 1816
(Union)

and

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
17TH TRAINING WING
GOODFELLOW AIR FORCE BASE, TEXAS
(Agency)

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0-AR-3185

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DECISION

July 21, 1999

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Before the Authority: Phyllis N. Segal, Chair; Donald S. Wasserman and Dale Cabaniss, Members.

      This matter is before the Authority on exceptions to an award of Arbitrator John B. Abercrombie filed by the Union under section 7122(a) of the Federal Service Labor-Management Relations Statute (the Statute) and part 2425 of the Authority's Regulations. The Agency filed an opposition to the Union's exceptions.

      Under section 7122(a) of the Statute,