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Air Traffic Controllers' Strike, U.S., 1981

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Thomas Pesnicak PATCO collection

Identifier: L2011-11
Abstract: Thomas Pesnicak was a member of the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization (PATCO) and served as president of Local 204 in Leesburg, Virginia. In August of 1981, Pesnicak was fired alongside approximately 11,000 other PATCO members for participating in an illegal strike against the federal government. The Thomas Pesnicak collection consist primarily of photographs, artifacts, and one periodical.
Dates: 1975-1983