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PilotPartisan BlogWhat is the Pilot Partisan Agenda? Simply put, it’s what ALPA does. Subscribe to Pilot Partisan for an inside look at ALPA’s lobbying on Capitol and Parliament Hills. We’ll drill down to what is important to airline pilots and keep you informed on what ALPA is doing to advance our pro-pilot agenda. ALPA’s Government Affairs Department will give you the blow-by-blow on the issues, the key players, and the legislative priorities that get us to our goal.

Facebook

ALPA on FacebookBecome a fan of ALPA on Facebook and receive regular and timely updates from the largest airline pilots union in the world. Just click on the “Like” link after searching for “We Are ALPA,” the name for our official fan page. Facebook helps you keep in touch with friends, family, and now fellow ALPA members. It is a free service and everyone can join. To register, visit www.facebook.com.

Twitter

ALPA on Twitter You can also follow ALPA on Twitter, a micro-blogging service which features brief, 140-character “tweets,” which you can also send to your mobile phone. If you don’t already have a Twitter account, you can sign up by going to the Twitter website and following the registration steps. The user name for ALPA’s Twitter account is “WeAreALPA.” Elect to “follow us” and you’ll receive “tweets” about what’s going on Association-wide, throughout the industry, and at the various pilot groups, in real time as they happen.

YouTube

ALPA on YouTube Now you can watch select ALPA videos on YouTube. Check out the union’s channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/WeAreALPA. This also allows you to view ALPA videos from your mobile phone. YouTube is the world’s most popular online video community, allowing millions of people to discover, watch, and share originally-created videos. If you would like to create a YouTube account, please visit http://www.youtube.com/create_account and follow the instructions.

Flickr

ALPA on FlickrSee pictures from the latest ALPA events on Flickr, an online service that enables users to store, sort, search, and share photos. To learn more or sign up for a free account, visit www.flickr.com. Please note: you do need a yahoo email address to sign up for this service.

LinkedIn

ALPA on LinkedInConnect with your fellow pilots and professional staff on ALPA’s LinkedIn account, where you can network and collaborate with qualified professionals in the aviation industry who could help you accomplish your career goals. If you do not already have an account, you can establish your professional profile online using this free service here.

RSS Feeds

ALPA RSS FeedsNow, you can subscribe to ALPA’s “Top Story,” “Advocacy,” “Pilot Groups,” “Safety,” and “Events” RSS feeds to easily retrieve timely news highlights and other information just posted on the Association’s website. If you don’t have time to visit alpa.org every day, the RSS feed will bring the latest ALPA information to your laptop, BlackBerry, or iPhone via an RSS reader such as Bloglines, My Yahoo, or Google. To subscribe to ALPA’s RSS feeds, click here. Please note, the RSS feed may display differently depending on the individual Web browser enabled.