Department of the Air Force, Luke Air Force Base, Luke AFB, Arizona and Local 1547, American Federation of Government Employees, AFL-CIO
FW trains more than 700 maintenance technicians each year and is responsible for repairing and maintaining the 170 F-16s assigned to Luke AFB. The Union represents approximately 680 non-professional employees who work in both Wage Grade and General Schedule positions. The parties’ current collective bargaining agreement (CBA) expired on October 2, 2000. Although they are in the process of negotiating its successor, the parties will continue to follow all but the permissive terms and conditions of the 2000 CBA until a new one is executed.