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It’s been a rough past few months for United Airlines with incidents piling up.
The main headline grabber was a
back in April. A few days later, a passenger being dragged off of a United Airlines plane during a flight. Then a scorpion stung a passenger of a United flight. In May, a couple flying to their destination wedding was kicked off . passenger had his reservation cancelled after arguing with a United agent
Now a mom is saying that “
United Airlines was ‘not equipped’ to handle the urgency when her infant son began to overheat while the aircraft sat on the tarmac during a heatwave“, according to the New York Post. Continue reading More Trouble For United Airlines- Baby Overheats On Plane Stuck On Tarmac
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Possibly the biggest airline-related story of the past week had a lot to do with (of all things) nuts. Macadamia nuts to be precise.
I first wrote about the story in the post,
. This Korean Air VP Has Gotta Be NUTS
Here are a few details to make a long story short- Korean Air VP Heather Cho (daughter of the airline’s chairman) caused a flight to be delayed during takeoff due to macadamia nuts being served incorrectly.
Continue reading Nutty Former Korean Air VP Apologizes
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Yesterday I wrote about one of the most ridiculous stories related to flying that I’ve ever come across…
Here is the Cliff Notes about what happened. A Korean Air flight about to depart from NYC’s JFK Airport, bound for Seoul was delayed due to macadamia nuts. The nuts were served incorrectly causing a Korean Air VP to get very upset. (Find out more details in my post
.) This Korean Air VP Has Gotta Be NUTS
Since I posted there has been a big update to the story.
Continue reading Update: Korean Air’s Nutty VP Resigns
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This has got to be
one of the nuttier stories that I’ve read about in quite some time…
Flying can be quite stressful for the casual flier and nobody wants to experience a flight delay, especially for something as ridiculous as nuts being served incorrectly.
Yes you’ve heard that right.
Continue reading This Korean Air VP Has Gotta Be NUTS