ALPA's Communications Department provides information and support for news media inquiries. An ALPA communications representative can be reached in the Herndon, Va. office at (703) 481-4440.

News Release

Release #02.011
February 1, 2002

ALPA American Eagle Pilots' Contact Information For Official Pilot Spokespersons

Euless, TX – The elected leadership of the American Eagle pilot group, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, International (ALPA), has published the following list of official spokespersons for news media inquiries:

Central Time Zone

Capt. James Higgins
Chairman, American Eagle MEC
(817) 355-5071 (office)
(207) 478-1262 (cell)
(817) 355-5076 (fax)

James Magee
Chairman, Strategic Planning Committee
(817) 355-5071 (office)

Eastern Time Zone

John Mazor
Senior Media Spokesman
(703) 481-4440 (office)

The office hours of the American Eagle pilots are normally 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Tuesday through Friday, during non-holiday periods.

For up-to-date information concerning the activities of American Eagle pilots, news media representatives are welcome to call the union's toll-free information hotline at 1-800-575-ALPA. The American Eagle hotline is generally updated as events warrant. Formed in 1931, ALPA is the world’s oldest and largest pilots union, and is affiliated with the AFL-CIO. Including the 2,800 America Eagle pilots, ALPA represents 66,000 pilots at 47 airlines in Canada and the United States. Its Web site is at