American Airlines

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Drunk Baggage Handler Passes Out Inside Plane and Wakes Up 500 Miles from Home

Whoops.
River Donaghey
11.1.18
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Boston Flight Diverted Because Drunk Bro Wouldn't Stop Doing Pull-Ups

Turns out the middle of a flight is a bad time to get those gains.
Drew Schwartz
10.2.18
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Passengers Asked to Pee in Trash Bags and Bottles on This Flight from Hell

After the toilets onboard started overflowing from a flushed diaper.
Drew Schwartz
9.7.18
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Thousands of Holiday Flights Don't Have Pilots After a Glitch at American Airlines

Apparently the carrier's computer system allowed way too many crew members to take time off in December.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
News

‘Hit Me’: American Airlines Flight Attendant Challenges Passenger to Fight

The incident occurred after the employee allegedly “violently” snatched a stroller away from a mother and her child.
Mack Lamoureux
4.22.17
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People Would Pay More Just to Avoid United After Its Controversy, Says Study

About 79 percent of participants who heard about David Dao's incident would choose American Airlines over an identical United flight.
Drew Schwartz
4.17.17
thump news

RJD2 Was Supposedly Almost Pulled from an American Airlines Flight Over a Bag of Records

The producer was evidently told: "if you say one more thing about this, I'm pulling you off of this flight."
Michael Scott Barron
4.10.16
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The Top Three US Airlines Have Banned Hoverboards

The worldwide war on hoverboards, a.k.a. swegways, continues unabated.
River Donaghey
12.11.15
tech

Should Teens Be Arrested for the Stupid Things They Say on Social Media?

When does a prank become a threat, and what does the First Amendment have to say about that?
Harry Cheadle
4.17.14
Stuff

How it May Have Felt to be on Flight MH370

We don't know what happened to Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, but an unlucky few know what a plane crash feels like.
Julian Morgans
3.13.14