A baggage handler was late to work one day, delaying an Air Canada flight and setting off a chain of events that caused Janice and David Beebe to miss their flight. “These travelers say they were involuntarily denied boarding. Were they?”
Joe Barrett booked tickets through ExploreTrip for a flight to Italy. Unfortunately, on the day of his departure, he arrived at the airport too late for check-in and missed his flight. And if that wasn’t bad enough, he quickly finds out that neither the airline or ExploreTrip will help him rebook. “Here’s what happens when you use a consolidator and then miss your flight”
A string of high-profile, racially charged passenger expulsions are putting air travelers on edge as the busy summer travel season approaches.
“Kicked off a flight? Here are your rights (hint: you don’t really have many)”
The airline boarding process, for want of a more family-friendly word, stinks. But on Feb. 15, it will stink a little less for families.
Is it time to ban carry-on luggage on planes? Would that speed up the boarding process?
Some say the answer to both questions is “yes.”
“Can banning carry-on luggage really speed up boarding?”