A family of five flies a plane in Lynchburg
A kind Family of five it is Being kicked out of the plane to fly In Lynchburg, Virginia, because Two year old boy He did not wear a mask, and his parents were unable to take the necessary measures to make him travel.
Mother Maggie Myers said they did everything they could to keep the baby alive. He also pointed out that the flight reached 31% of its capacity, and the entire family had been negatively tested for Covid-19.
Finally, they put the mask on the boy, but no longer let them stay on the plane.
Maggie Myers was charged Southwest Airlines Choose the rules that apply to whom, and displace the entire family just for “justification”. He said through social media that the airline did not provide a service covering hotel rooms, but only booked them on a flight the next day and told them to make sure they wear masks.
Southwest Airlines A statement regarding the incident was issued:
This American Airlines They demand Use a mask According to the instructions of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), it is suitable for children over 2 years old.
If you have one Medical exemption You should show it before boarding or contact your airline to check its policies.
This Facial mask They must be worn at the airport entrance and can only be removed briefly when passengers eat or drink.
This measure will take effect from June 2020. However, according to reports, dozens of cases of passengers who refused to wear masks on the plane. Some even refused to fight with the crew.
In early April, the family set off on a Spirit Airlines flight in Florida because of His two-year-old daughter is not wearing a mask.
Ari and Avital Eisenberg, a couple originally from New Jersey, now accuse the airline of lying, claiming that they are not wearing masks and not their youngest daughters.
In response to this situation, some American Airlines They took a step further by creating a list of passengers who refused to wear masks.
When boarding the vehicle, you must use a firm cloth or mask to close your face and cover your nose and mouth. It must be made of materials that prevent the release and release of respiratory droplets to prevent the spread of Covid-19.