Category: sCrew Ups

Airline (public relations) Disasters

PAMPER Bomber? Toddler removed from JetBlue flight

JetBlue removes 18 month from departing flight. Reason? The toddler’s name appeared on  TSA’s NO FLY list. Fort Lauderdale, FL ~ Eighteen month old Riyanna and her parents had just boarded a JetBlue flight when an airline employee approached requesting they leave…

Are Cupcakes a Security Threat for Airliners?

Airport security confiscates cupcake because icing a security risk TheNewsStar.com PEABODY, Mass. – A woman who just flew back home from Las Vegas says an airport security officer confiscated her frosted cupcake because he thought the icing on it could be a…

Snoozing Air Traffic Controller leaves jetliners to land without clearance at Reagan National Airport

From ‘The Wall Street Journal’ Air Controller’s Silence Draws Safety Probe Federal air-safety officials are looking into why the lone air-traffic controller on duty at Washington’s Reagan National Airport early Wednesday repeatedly failed to respond to pilots of two approaching…

Delta apologizes for bumping disabled passenger

Delta now says it was wrong to refuse Twin Cities woman because of medical equipment. While her nurses were stowing the 100 pounds of medical equipment she needs to travel with, Carrie Salberg was given a startling order: Get off…