How a horrifying experience and a viral social media post turned a stay at home mom into an activist.
You’d have to have a total lack of emotional intelligence right now to be a United employee, and make jokes about dead dogs in front of paying customers. But that’s what allegedly happened.
When it’s time to move on, make sure you leave in a way they’ll remember.
Flight attendants can now give out airline miles to compensate passengers. But some employees’ first response was: ‘What if we’re taken advantage of?’
This could make you like the airline a little.
EVEN for a global industry like aviation, Primera Air’s business model seems remarkably cosmopolitan. The Icelandic-owned budget airline is headquartered in Latvia, but mainly operates low-cost flights from Denmark and Sweden to sunny places in the Mediterranean. This summer, it will begin long-haul flights from Britain and France to America. The company bears more than […]
A LITTLE over a year ago, Gulliver gave a downbeat assessment of the prospects for Turkey’s aviation sector. Having enjoyed a decade of uninterrupted growth of more than 10% a year, Turkish Airlines, the country’s flag-carrier, was grounding aircraft and closing routes amid growing unrest at home and violence across its border with Syria. Concerns […]
Is it enough for another passenger just to make allegations?
If airlines had to reveal as much about themselves as passengers do before each flight, your boarding preamble would sound something like this
TRAVEL advisory notices, which alert passengers to the risks of going to certain places, are standard business for frequent flyers. But last week brought an unusual one. The National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP), America’s oldest civil-rights organisation, warned black flyers about the dangers of travelling with American Airlines. The NAACP says […]