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Only White, Young Female Attendants On Flights": Airlines Sued For Discrimination

A recent lawsuit alleges that US-based United Airlines shows a preference for flight attendants with specific features and age groups on charter flights serving professional and college sports teams. Media sources confirmed, two United Airlines flight attendants claim in a lawsuit that they were passed over for the plum assignment because the players prefer a "certain look" of "white, young, thin women who are predominately blond and blue-… read-more

Wed, 01 Nov 2023 - 12:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Airlines , Discrimination, Legal News, Sued, Flights, United Airlines

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US man wearing thong in a plane

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United Airlines Bans Florida Man For Wearing Thong As Face Mask

Adam Jenne, a Florida man, was ejected by United Airlines from the plane for wearing red colour lingerie instead of a proper face mask. Reportedly, Jenne was traveling to Washington DC from Fort Lauderdale International Airport. He said he did it to protest the mask mandate in the US. However, he is also banned by the airline until his case has been reviewed by the Passenger Incident Review Committee. 

Fri, 17 Dec 2021 - 02:58 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Thong, United Airlines, Washington DC, Ban, Plane

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Flight's Engine Caught Up In Flames Midair; Makes Safe Landing

In a horrific incident, a United Airlines flight's engine was caught up in flames on February 20 soon after taking off from the Denver international airport. The airlines' authority informed that the aircraft, Boeing 777, had suffered engine failure. Fortunately, no casualties were reported as the flight made a safe emergency landing. Notably, big pieces of the plane's engine were scattered on the ground en route. Reportedly, 241 people were… read-more

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 11:00 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Denver, United Airlines, Airplane, Engine Failure

Courtesy: India Today