In the Matter of the
REPRESENTATION OF EMPLOYEES
SKY CHEFS, INC., LSG
LUFTHANSA SERVICES, GUAM,
In-Flight Kitchen, Catering,
29 NMB No. 54
CASE NO. R-6888
May 13, 2002
The services of the National Mediation Board (NMB) were invoked by the Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees International Union (HERE) on March 14, 2002, to investigate and determine whether a single transportation system existed among the Carriers: Sky Chefs, Inc. (Sky Chefs) LSG Lufthansa Services, Guam, Inc., and LSG Lufthansa Service Saipan, Inc. (LSG-Guam/Saipan) for the purposes of the Railway Labor Act, as provided by Section 2, Ninth. HERE represents the Carriers' employees in the craft or class of "In-Flight Kitchen, Catering, Commissary, Hotel/Motel, Restaurant, and Related Employees."
The Board assigned Investigator Sean J. Rogers to investigate.
Subsequently, John O'B. Clarke, Jr., Attorney for HERE, filed a letter with the NMB which stated in part, "[t]he Hotel Employees and Restaurant Employees International Union (HERE) withdraw[s] the application it filed with this Board on March 14, 2002, . . . requesting a Single Transportation System determination."
On the basis of this letter of withdrawal NMB File No. CR-6750 is converted to NMB Case No. R-6888 and the NMB hereby dismisses and closes its file in this matter.
By direction of the NATIONAL MEDIATION BOARD.
Benetta M. Mansfield
Chief of Staff