Tag: passengers

Passengers Snap, Cabin Crew Crackle, and Air Rage Pops!

Air rage: Passengers ‘quicker to snap’ (CNN) — When it comes to air travel, just about everyone has a complaint, no matter which security line they use. Passengers are tired of long lines, baggage fees and last-minute delays. Airline employees and…

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…

Passengers Refuse to Sit and Buckle Up in All Night Protest

Passengers mutiny on board ‘direct’ flight to Morocco after pilot says it will stop twice More than 100 plane passengers brought a new meaning to ‘in-flight turbulence’ last night after staging a mutiny when the captain announced some unscheduled stops.…

“Loading the overhead bins on a fully booked airliner is like trying to pull one of your socks over your head while someone else whacks you with a sack of flour”

Airline Baggage Charges: It’s Customer Abuse By Bill Saporito at Time.com It is my fervent wish that the airline industry, particularly the legacy carriers, becomes abundantly profitable in the not-too-distant future. It is the industry’s wish too, I dare say. The…

“Mad as hell about hidden airline fees”, And the survey says…….

New Survey Shows Consumers ‘Mad As Hell’ About Hidden Airline Fees: Two-Thirds Say They Have Been Surprised by Additional Fees at the Airport Consumer and Travel Groups Launch MadAsHellAboutHiddenFees.com, Announce “Mad As Hell Day!” on September 23rd to Give Travelers…

P’s and Q’s of Seat Backs, Elbow Room, and Knee Caps

With personal space at a premium, reclining seats isn’t always OK Ed Hewitt, IndependentTraveler.com We’ve all experienced it — mere moments after you fly over your car in the airport parking lot, the seat in front of you slams at…

London Times Reporting British Air Cabin Crew Planning More Strikes

Unite announces three weeks of BA cabin crew strikes from next week Philip Pank, Transport Correspondent More than a million British Airways passengers risk being caught up in the airline’s longest cabin crew strike after the Unite union called stoppages…