Passenger Who Was Dragged Off Jetliner Settles With UnitedThe deal came less than three weeks after the episode and before Dao had even sued.
United Raising Limit on Payments to Bumped Flyers to $10,000To head off customer defections, United had already announced that it will no longer call police to remove passengers from overbooked flights, and will require airline crews traveling for work to check in sooner. On Thursday, it added several other new policies.
Pro Golfer Tweets That United Airlines Broke His Golf ClubsIt just keeps getting worse for United Airlines.
Aviation Officer Gives His Version of United Flight RemovalThe officer said he wrote the report and gave his version of events only because he faced losing his job.
United Faces Public-Relations Fiasco Over Dragged Passenger``That is the craziest act I've ever seen. Who drags a ticketed passenger off an airplane?'' said Bruce Rubin, a longtime practitioner of crisis public relations in Miami. ``Because it's so visual and it's so unnecessary, it's the kind of thing that can hurt United long-term.''
Video Shows Guards Dragging Passenger Off United FlightUnited said airline representatives chose four passengers at random when no volunteers agreed to leave the overbooked flight. They requested law enforcement assistance when one of them refused to leave.
United Airlines: Customers 'Welcome' to Wear LeggingsUnited Airlines says regular-paying flyers are welcome to wear leggings aboard its flights, even though two teenage girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a flight from Denver to Minneapolis because of their attire.
United Airlines Suffers 2nd Major Grounding in Two MonthsHundreds of United Airlines flights were delayed Wednesday after the airline experienced computer problems for the second time in just over a month.
United Airlines Flights Now Boarding After Computer GlitchSeven flights are listed as "possibly delayed" on Lambert-St. Louis International Airport's website as of 9 a.m.
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United Plane Makes Emergency Landing at LambertThe plane circled for more than an hour to burn fuel before landing safely
Military and Commerical Jets on a Diet of Biofuel?Boeing supports the efforts and says their commercial jets can handle the green fuel and actually are more efficient when burning the blended fuel.