SOUTHWEST AIRLINES

4 reasons new carry-on bag sizes won’t fly

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has proposed a new “optimal” carry-on baggage size. Unfortunately, the new “optimal” size is only advantageous for the airlines, not their passengers. After creating the conditions that have led to overcrowding of inflight luggage bins, the airline solution is to make allowable carry-on bags smaller.

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Southwest takes a passenger under its wing

Just as her flight was pulling away from the gate, Peggy Uhle received a surprise no one wants to get – and Southwest Airlines certainly did not want to give.

The plane abandoned its takeoff and taxied back to the gate, where attendants asked her to call home immediately.

The dreaded news? Her son had fallen into a coma.
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