Local 18's primary mission is to provide the protection our members deserve in today's challenging workplace. We support operations at Naval Air Station Meridian, and the Mississippi Air National Guard 172nd Airlift Wing.

172nd Airlift Wing   Naval Air Station (NAS) Meridian

Local 18 also actively supports the following charities with donations and actions locally by our members. Guide Dogs of America the IAM's chosen charity, Make A Wish, Wesley House and Habitat for Humanity.

Guide Dogs of America

Here is a brief break down of our site, the Staff page contains pictures of our Officers and Stewards along with contact information. For all the latest information and news please head to the Communications page the latest additions will be at the top of the page, and member submissions are always welcome. Communicators Corner is for technical assistance and information, if members would like anything added in particular email the Communicator of course.

The Women's Committee and some Photo Gallery pages showcase the activities of our Women's Committee in our local community. Calendar shows our monthly Union meeting date, any other important dates, and again member submissions are welcome. The Relief Committee page offers our members an always available way to submit relief requests. The Contact Us page contains additional contact information for Local 18. Enjoy your visit.

Local 18 Contact Information:
You may contact the Lodge using any of the information contained within this site. We do recommend email as the best channel for communicating with our members. You will find email links throughout the site and we will answer any emails promptly. Please send any official correspondence through the regular postal service.

Postal Address:
IAMAW Local Lodge 18
P.O. Box 1659 Meridian, MS. 39302