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FAA keeps zero tolerance for unruly passengers even after mask ruling

Passengers wearing protective masks masks board a Boeing Co. 737-800 operated by Avelo Airlines ahead of the airline’s inaugural flight at Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) in Burbank, California, U.S., on Wednesday, April 28, 2021. Bing Guan | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Federal Aviation Administration is maintaining its zero tolerance policy for unruly passenger behavior […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : April 20, 2022 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
FAA will keep ‘zero tolerance’ policy toward unruly passengers, outgoing chief says

FAA Administrator Steve Dickson prepares to testify during the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on “Implementation of Aviation Safety Reform” on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. Bill Clark | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Federal Aviation Administration chief Steve Dickson said Friday that the agency’s “zero tolerance” policy toward unruly passengers will continue, […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : March 25, 2022 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
Delta asks the Justice Department to put unruly travelers on a ‘no-fly’ list

Flight attendants hand out refreshments to a packed Delta Airlines flight traveling from Ronald Regan National Airport to MinneapolisSaint Paul International Airport on Friday, May 21, 2021. Kent Nishimura | Los Angeles Times | Getty Images Delta Air Lines‘ CEO Ed Bastian asked the U.S. Department of Justice to put convicted unruly travelers on a […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : February 5, 2022 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
Fed up with attacks, flight attendants speak out about unruly passengers

They’ve been cursed out, grabbed and even punched in the head. Flight attendants are now speaking out publicly about the stress of managing increasingly unruly passengers at 35,000 feet, a job that’s gotten more difficult in recent months as passengers return to the skies after months of lockdowns. The Covid-19 pandemic has forced flight attendants […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : July 16, 2021 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
Unruly passenger behavior is a threat to all flyers, says pilot

An American Airlines pilot and union official told CNBC on Friday that on-board passenger disturbances do not go unnoticed in the cockpit and called for the U.S. government to take further action to deter incidents from happening. “When I hear that one of my flight attendants has been assaulted or another passenger, I’m up there flying the […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : July 3, 2021 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
‘It’s out of control.’ Airlines, flight attendants want stiffer penalties for unruly passengers

Flight attendants wearing protective masks walk through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. Elijah Nouvelage | Bloomberg | Getty Images A JetBlue Airways flight bound for New York returned to the Dominican Republic in early February after a passenger allegedly refused to wear a facemask, threw an empty alcohol […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : June 22, 2021 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
Unruly behavior from passengers has never been this bad: Union chief

Incidents of unruly behavior from airplane passengers has risen to an unprecedented level this year, union leader Sara Nelson told CNBC on Friday, the start of the Memorial Day holiday weekend. “This is an environment that we just haven’t seen before, and we can’t wait for it to be over,” the president of the Association of […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : June 11, 2021 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
American, Southwest hold off on alcohol sales after surge in unruly travelers

A bird flies by in the foreground as a Southwest Airlines jet comes in for a landing at McCarran International Airport on May 25, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ethan Miller | Getty Images Southwest Airlines and American Airlines said they are holding off on resuming alcoholic beverage services, after a flight attendant was assaulted […]

By : ILIAS ELABDI Date : June 8, 2021 Category : Travel News & Insights Comments :
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