AMERICAN AIRLINES

Raleigh airport claims flight had to be evacuated after passenger ‘passed gas’

RALEIGH, N.C. (WFXB) – If you think flying stinks, you’re not alone. One airline is clearing the air after reports say that a flight had to make an emergency evacuation in North Carolina, due to a passenger passing gas. An American Airlines flight traveled from Charlotte to Raleigh Sunday. Local news outlets reported that passengers had to be evacuated from…

‘Squashed’ passenger sues airline over seat between two obese people

An Australian traveler is suing American Airlines, claiming that he suffered injuries after being seated next to two obese seatmates for a 14-hour flight. The 67-year old traveler says that the airline would not let him switch seats, and the crouching, kneeling, bracing or standing for the long flight worsened his scoliosis. The flight occurred in December 2015 during a…