Tag: passengers

Union Urges BA Chairman to Step In

1:00pm Sunday 21st March 2010 Hampshire Chronicle The joint leader of Unite has urged the chairman of British Airways and “sensible” board members to use their influence in a bid to resolve the bitter cabin crew dispute. Tony Woodley attacked…

Air Canada Dismisses Crew Concerns About Suicidal Pilot

The Canadian Press Friday Mar. 19, 2010 TORONTO Air Canada is standing by a pilot at the centre of a bizarre incident two years ago in which co-workers refused to fly with him, fearing he was suicidal and accusing him of…

Airline Passengers ‘Delayed By Roaches’

Written by Jessica Doyle, 9NEWS Now & wusa9.com WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) — We’ve heard about airline delays causes by a number of factors; mechanical issues, weather problems, traffic gridlock at the airport. But earlier this month, one DC resident and regular…

Boeing 747 Survives Simulated Test With Underwear Bomber

Boeing 747 Survives Simulated Flight 253 Bomb Blast 05 MAR 2010  On December 25, 2009 a passenger on board Northwest Airlines Flight 253 attempted to detonate a small explosive device as the Airbus A330 was descending towards Detroit. The man…