Tag: JetBlue

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…

O’Hare Deal Looks Good for Virgin America and JetBlue

Deal may let Virgin America, other airlines land at O’Hare Upstart carrier sees opening to challenge United, American The city of Chicago has struck a deal that could open O’Hare International Airport to Virgin America and other new entrants, providing fresh competition…

Ex-JetBlue Sliding Slater in Queens Court Today for Progress Report

Ex-JetBlue worker tells court he feels ‘overwhelmed’ New York Post Quitting his job in dramatic style hasn’t eased the stress for former JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater. “I am a little overwhelmed,” Slater said in Queens Criminal Court today, where…

Balancing a Flying Schedule and Gorilla Care…… ABC News.com

Flight Attendant Stress: Keeping Cool on the Plane Flight Attendants are the Human Face of Airlines and Often Deliver Bad News Column By RICK SEANEY FareCompare.com CEO What’s with all the yelling and screaming on airplanes these days? Yes, I’m…

Flight Attendants, First Line of Defense? “For many flyers, we are their first contact with a human representing the airline”

Flight attendant’s job: Harder than it used to be? By Matt Rocheleau, Contributor / Christian Science Monitor August 11, 2010 Flight attendants, including JetBlue’s now-famous Steven Slater, often deal with annoyed or irate passengers. But the climate in which they work is…

JetBlue’s “Sliding Slater” Released from Jail, Appreciates Support

Fed-Up Flight Attendant is Out of Jail, Says He is Appreciative NBC New York, by TIM MINTON, JONATHAN DIENST, PEI-SZE CHENG and HASANI GITTENS A flight attendant who was arrested after arguing with a passenger on a JetBlue flight — making  a grand exit from the…

JetBlue Flight Attendant “Sliding Slater” Bail Set for $2,500

NY judge grants bail for angry flight attendant By DEEPTI HAJELA Associated Press Writer NEW YORK (AP) — A judge granted bail for a flight attendant accused of cursing out a passenger on an airplane public-address system, grabbing some beer from…

Mass. State Police Confirm Distraught JetBlue Pilot Was Armed

“The person was so distraught that he was threatening to harm himself in spectacular fashion,” Naccara said in an interview with WBZ-TV. “Never did he threaten the aircraft or the passengers or anybody involved with the plane itself.” BOSTON (AP)…