American Airlines Admits Crew Shouldn't Have Refused To Allow Safety Harness

American Airlines Admits Crew Shouldn't Have Refused To Allow Safety Harness
American did confirm to Consumerist that CARES harnesses “may be used during all phases of flight,” but today John says he spoke with a customer service representative from the airline, who apologized, and admitted that the flight crew and pilot erred …
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Tracey Curtis-Taylor finishes UK to Australia biplane flight
A British adventurer has completed an epic 14,600-nautical mile flight from the UK to Australia in a vintage open cockpit bi-plane. Tracey Curtis-Taylor, 53, set off in her 1942 Boeing Stearman Spirit of Artemis aircraft from Farnborough, Hampshire, in …
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New play offers a flight of imagined history in a hotel room
New play offers a flight of imagined history in a hotel room. By Mark Kennedy. The Associated Press. Posted: 01/13/2016 11:56:52 AM EST# Comments. Updated: 01/13/2016 11:56:52 AM EST. Click photo to enlarge. New York Yankees' Joe DiMaggio with …
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Cabin crew reveal their most bizarre and disturbing in-flight experiences

Cabin crew reveal their most bizarre and disturbing in-flight experiences
From a passenger handing a flight attendant urine in a cup to discovering hairy pork chops in the lavatory. These are just some of the bizarre experiences revealed by flight attendants working on aeroplanes around the world. Cabin crew have described …
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Rat on a plane! Air India flight to London returns after rodent sighting
Nearly halfway into its journey to London on Wednesday morning, an Air India flight carrying around 240 passengers from Mumbai had to return after a cabin crew member spotted a rat on board. Airline sources said the Dreamliner aircraft which left …
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