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American Airlines tried to charge a mother $150 for traveling with breast milk

How is it that airlines keep screwing up simple things like company policy and established TSA rules? The latest travel blunder belongs to American Airlines. When Sara showed up with her husband and young son for their flight from Boston to Arizona, the gate attendant stopped them for having too many bags and tried to...CONTINUE READING

Don’t buy a smart suitcase that doesn’t have a removable battery

That “smart” suitcase might not be the best gift idea thanks to new checked baggage restrictions from several major airlines. On Friday, American Airlines announced that starting Jan. 15, only smart suitcases with removable batteries will be allowed on planes. The same goes for Delta and Alaska Airlines.  Anyone checking a smart bag will have...CONTINUE READING

All American Airlines pilots got Christmas off thanks to a computer glitch

For American Airlines, a holiday scheduling fail is a nightmare before Christmas. With Christmastime travel one of the busiest times of the year, it’s not a good look when all your pilots are taking a holiday break. But that’s exactly what happened when a computer glitch for scheduling left thousands of flights pilot-less during the...CONTINUE READING

No, a fart didn’t cause an American Airlines flight to evacuate all its passengers

In today’s “Not The Onion” news, an American Airlines flight supposedly had to evacuate all its passengers after a person “passed gas,” causing violent episodes of nausea and headaches.  Except that this isn’t true. SEE ALSO: Sorry everyone, but that shocking Amelia Earhart photo has been debunked — twice The story, which originally appeared on...CONTINUE READING

10 people hospitalized after unexpected turbulence on an American Airlines flight

American Airlines Flight 759 headed from Athens, Greece to Philadelphia experienced extreme, unexpected turbulence that left 10 people (passengers and crew) hospitalized, according to reports. The flight had almost 300 people on board and eventually landed safely in Philadelphia. Jessica Huseman, a reporter on the flight, tweeted her experience after the plane had safely landed...CONTINUE READING

NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines

The NAACP has issued a national travel advisory warning people about flying with American Airlines. In a press release, the social justice organization said it was “alerting travelers — especially African-Americans — to exercise caution, in that booking and boarding flights on American Airlines could subject them to disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe conditions.” The advisory...CONTINUE READING

American Airlines ups its pillow game by tossing in a mattress pad, duvet, lumbar pillow, and pajamas

Sleeping on a flight is rarely comfortable, even if you’re in first class. But American Airlines hopes some exhaustively engineered sleep accessories can change that.  The airline is partnering with mattress company Casper to offer first and business class customers a mattress pad, duvet, pillow, blanket, lumbar pillow, pajamas and slippers starting in December.  ...CONTINUE READING

American Airlines just upgraded its painfully slow in-flight Wi-Fi

In a shift sure to give frequent flyers hope for trips filled with Netflix binges, American Airlines is finally getting rid of its notoriously slow in-flight W-Fi.   SEE ALSO: India is still not keen to allow in-flight Wi-Fi Bloomberg reports that American plans to retrofit 500 aircraft in its domestic fleet with ViaSat’s satellite...CONTINUE READING
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