American Airlines pilots flying an Airbus A321 say it banked on its own during takeoff, causing a strike to the plane’s left wing. The incident is now under investigation.
A group of ladies from sacramento were kicked off their flight to Mexico for a bride’s bachelorette party. An employee for American Airlines said the bride’s mother appeared to be drunk.
Amber Granlund, a bridesmaid who spoke with Fox 40, said it was a misunderstanding, and that the bride’s mom was just nervous about traveling.
“She’s in her 50s, almost 60s,” Granlund said. “There could have been something else going on.”
Granlund said that the mother of bride had consumed one or two drinks before boarding but was definitely not intoxicated. “It wasn’t drunken behavior,” she said.
American Airlines refunded a family’s plane tickets and apologized for kicking them off a flight for their rare skin disorder.
South Carolina mom Jordan Flake wrote on Facebook that she and her son Jackson were removed from a Thursday flight from El Paso, Texas, to Dallas, Texas because the flight crew was worried about her skin. Flake has a genetic skin condition called Ichthyosis, which dries out the skin. (She didn’t say whether her son is afflicted.)
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American Airlines said it has proactively canceled 1,100 Sunday flights due to the storm. That is on top of 225 cancellations on Saturday. Keep reading on USA Today
Clothes ripped to shreds and covered in black grease and toothpaste.
That’s what American Airlines passenger Kristen Horabin said she found Sunday when she went to claim her suitcase at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport, according to ABC Dallas affiliate WFAA-TV.
“The suitcase was shredded,” Horabin told the station. “Most of the clothes that were left were shredded, and what was left was covered in black grease and toothpaste. There was a lot of toothpaste. It must have exploded on whatever impact there was.”…Click To Keep Reading