PASS represents several bargaining units throughout the country and in several foreign locations, including Air Traffic Organization (ATO), Aviation Safety (AVS), Flight Inspection Services, Mission Support Services and Department of Defense employees. PASS membership is divided into five regions. PASS Regions I, II and III align with FAA boundaries and consist of employees in the ATO bargaining unit. PASS Region IV encompasses AVS employees nationwide, and PASS Region V includes employees in Flight Inspection Services, Mission Support Services and the Department of Defense bargaining units.
PASS Region I: PASS Region I includes Air Traffic Organization (ATO) bargaining unit employees, except those in Region V, in Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin, and employees working at the FAA’s Eastern Regional Office as well as in facilities in Europe and Africa.
PASS Region II: PASS Region II is comprised of Air Traffic Organization (ATO) employees, except those in Region V, located in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kentucky, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee and Texas. Region II also includes the territories of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands and all facilities in Central and South America.
PASS Region III: PASS Region III includes Air Traffic Organization (ATO) employees, except those in Region V, in Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.
PASS Region IV: PASS Region IV is comprised of Aviation Safety (AVS) employees, including technical, administrative and professional employees, located throughout the world. The region includes employees in the Flight Standards, Manufacturing Inspection District Office (MIDO) and Civil Aviation Registry (AFS-700) bargaining units, who work virtually and in field and regional offices nationwide and in several foreign locations.
PASS Region V: PASS Region V includes Flight Inspection Services, Mission Support Services and Department of Defense employees. Flight Inspection Services is headquartered in Oklahoma City, Okla., with field offices in Alaska, California, Georgia, Michigan and New Jersey. Mission Support Services employees are based in Maryland, Oklahoma and Texas, and PASS Department of Defense members are located at the Marine Corps Air Station in Cherry Point, N.C.
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.