Chicago security officers who dragged Kentucky doctor David Dao off overbooked United Airlines flight are fired

TWO Chicago airport security officers have been fired and a third resigned for their roles in dragging a doctor off an overbooked United Airlines flight for refusing to give up his seat. Dr David Dao 69, lost two front teeth, suffered a significant concussion and his nose was broken when he was forced off the flight from Chicago to Louisville, Kentucky

The woman dragged off a Southwest Airlines flight by police is pregnant, suffered injuries, and was racially profiled – her lawyer says

An attorney for the woman dragged off a Southwest Airlines flight by police last week said she is a victim of sexism, racial profiling, and police brutality. In a statement Wednesday, the attorney said the incident was especially distressing for his client, 45-year-old Anila Daulatzai, because she is pregnant with her first child. The incident

A Woman Was Dragged Off a Southwest Airlines flight After She Wanted Two Dogs Removed Because She Said She Has Allergies

A woman was dragged off a Southwest Airlines flight on Tuesday after she demanded that two dogs be removed from the flight because of her “life-threatening pet allergy,” the airline said. In a statement provided to BuzzFeed News, Southwest said that there were two dogs onboard the Baltimore flight to Los Angeles on Tuesday night.

Thousands of air passengers stranded in New Zealand after fuel pipeline bursts

Thousands of air passengers are stranded in New Zealand after a burst oil pipeline caused a jet fuel shortage, leading to dozens of flight cancellations. The pipeline, which is Auckland Airport’s only supplier of jet fuel, was damaged by a digger, according to local media. Around 2,000 Air New Zealand passengers will be affected by flight cancellations