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Baggage Handler 'Inadvertently' Falls Asleep In Cargo Hold Of Plane, Flies To Chicago
Police say the airline employee admitted he had "several alcoholic beverages" when he fell asleep. He was not injured.
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American Airlines Removes Passenger Who Won't Stop Doing Pull-Ups
The plane flight made an unscheduled landing so the person could be removed.
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Country Singer Gretchen Wilson Arrested After Altercation On American Airlines Flight
The "Redneck Woman" singer was charged with breach of peace in Connecticut after reportedly getting into a dispute over a bathroom.
Southwest Airlines Cracks Down On Emotional Support Animals
Southwest Airlines announced that starting in September, passengers will be allowed to only bring cats and dogs on board as emotional support animals.
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American Airlines Didn't Let Musician Fly With $30,000 Cello After She Bought Extra Ticket
Cellist Jingling Hu said American Airlines employees told her repeatedly she could take her cello if she paid for a separate ticket.
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U.S. Airlines Will Cave To China, Change References To Taiwan
By David Shepardson and Michael Martina, Reuters
Beijing has demanded that foreign firms, and airlines in particular, not refer to self-ruled Taiwan as non-Chinese territory on their websites.
American Airlines Joins Efforts To Eliminate Plastic Straws, Stirrers
The airline's lounges will soon feature compostable straws and bamboo stir sticks.
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Airlines Tell Trump Administration Not To Use Their Flights To Separate Families
“We have no desire to be associated with separating families, or worse, to profit from it," American Airlines said.
Airlines Crack Down On Emotional Support Animals
American Airlines is the latest company to impose stricter rules on emotional support animals. Passengers will no longer be allowed to fly with goats, ferrets, snakes, insects, or rodents.
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Your Emotional Support Spider And Goat Are Now Banned On American Airlines
The airline released a list of prohibited animals after seeing a 40 percent rise in onboard companions.
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American Airlines Pilot Reports UFO With 'Big Reflection' 40,000 Feet Over Arizona
“Something just passed over us."
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Mapping A World From Hell
76 countries are now involved in Washington's war on terror.
After A Scheduling Glitch, American Airlines Is Ready For 2017 To Be Over
Is American Airlines the newest grinch this holiday season?
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American Airlines ‘Expects To Avoid’ Holiday Disruptions After Scheduling Glitch (UPDATE)
A computer error allowed too many pilots to take vacation.
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Black Passengers Be Advised: American Airlines Is Encountering A Zone Of Racial Turbulence
Benjamin L. Crump
, Guest Writer
American Airlines has displayed a deplorable pattern of overt racism.
NAACP Warns Of Racism On American Airlines
The United States’ oldest civil rights group says flying American Airlines is risky for black travelers.
NAACP Warns African-Americans Against Traveling On American Airlines
The organization says booking and boarding flights with the airline could subject black passengers to "disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe conditions."
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Tamika Mallory Says She Was Kicked Off An American Airlines Flight
“It definitely was white male aggression ... I was discriminated against.”
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The Rules You Need To Know When Airlines Lose Your Luggage
It's more than you might think.
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Remembering Betty Ong
Chairwoman Emeritus of the California State Board of Equalization
Flight attendant Betty heroically notified the American Airlines ground crew of the hijacking situation on board.
Is This The Answer To Shrinking Airline Seat Sizes?
Spontaneous Traveler, Cupcake Connoisseur, Multi-Tasker, Mom t...
It’s clear that a new approach is needed in how we deal with airline comfort.
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