Alaska Airlines vetoed the decision of Republican Senator Lora Reinbold’s plane to “continue to refuse” to wear a mask, and the plane was rejected.
American Airlines Alaska Airlines On Monday, he vetoed the Republican Senator from the plane Lora Reinbold, He is a member of the House of Alaska because he “continues to refuse” wear mask In flight.
Alaska Airlines announced in a statement that due to ” Negative continues Follow staff instructions regarding current mask use policies. ”
A spokesperson for the company, Tim ThompsonIn a statement issued to the local media, he assured that the airline had notified the senator of the situation. Flight ban Cooperated with Alaska Airlines and said the suspension took effect “immediately.”
However, Reinbold said it has not received notice of the grounding and it hopes to fly with the airline “in the near future.”
The veto was in Reinbold last week Juneau International AirportA city in Alaska, discussing the policy of using masks with airline staff, which is currently mandatory in all masks U.S. flights.
“My attitude towards all employees is reasonable Alaska Airlines“The senator said in a statement to the local media.
Reinbold publicly opposed the mitigation measures taken in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and criticized Alaska Airlines, which established these standards on its aircraft before the US government determined that all airlines must wear masks.