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American Airlines passenger who refused to wear a mask screamed for 10 minutes during her arrest, reports say

An American Airlines passenger was arrested in New Orleans after refusing to wear a mask, police said. Witnesses told The New Orleans Advocate that the woman was heard screaming while being hauled away. The incident caused an hour-long delay on the 1768 flight to Dallas. LoadingSomething is loading. An American Airlines passenger was detained ...
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California family say they were treated like criminals on a Southwest flight because their toddler wouldn’t keep his mask on

A Bay Area family left a Southwest Airlines flight over a mask incident. The family said they felt pressured to leave when their toddler could not keep his mask on. They are vowing to never fly on Southwest Airlines again, KRON4 reported. LoadingSomething is loading. A California family said Southwest Airlines "just wanted them off the plan...
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American Airlines passenger arrested after jumping from an emergency exit after a 30-minute delay in disembarking

An American Airlines passenger jumped from an emergency exit after a 30-minute delay.  People were told to remain onboard temporarily after the flight's cancellation but one man refused. He reportedly crawled over passengers to leave. A spokesperson told Insider he was immediately detained.  See more stories on Insider's business page. An American Airlines passenger was detained on Friday after leaping out of a plane's emergency exit while it was still at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.  The flight to Baltimore was cancelled due to severe weather after 172 passengers and six crew members boarded the plane.After the cancell...
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Southwest Airlines flight leaves 4 people hospitalized after the plane encountered turbulence over Utah

Four people were hospitalized after experiencing turbulence on a Southwest flight. Three flight attendants and a customer were treated for minor injuries, a spokesperson told Insider. The spokesperson said that its initial reports indicated the landing was "uneventful." See more stories on Insider's business page. LoadingSomething is loading. ...