Member Mail 4 / 2024

GATA: 20 Years as Part of SEV, the Largest Transport Workers' Union in Switzerland

Dear Colleagues

The aviation department “Groundstaff Aviation Technics and Administration” (GATA), was founded in 2000 and has been part of SEV since 2004. SEV itself was founded in 1919.

We have lots of exciting reports on the department's history, core areas, and current challenges available on two extra pages in the SEV newspaper (No. 5, 19 April 2024) in German, French, and English.

Our websites and also provide a broad insight on our work as a trade union.

The Labour Day events throughout Switzerland offer a good opportunity to celebrate and experience the solidarity among all workers with the slogan "Lower Premiums, Higher Salaries!" Information on each local event can be found at

Make your commitment count with a rewarding membership at SEV-GATA! Not a member yet? Become a part of SEV-GATA and help us fight for fair working conditions in the aviation industry!

Kind regards,

Philipp Hadorn, President

SEV-GATA, your union in the aviation industry!
Philipp Hadorn, President GATA: SEV-Aviation
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