United Airlines

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January 29, 2019 - 6:16 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A woman on a Newark-bound bound flight was kicked off an airplane while it was still boarding in Las Vegas after she caused ruckus because she was seated in between two people she deemed overweight -- or "pigs," as she called them. And, of course, it was all captured on...
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January 21, 2019 - 8:23 am
A series of unfortunate events led to a nightmare for hundreds of passengers aboard a flight out of New Jersey.
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August 07, 2018 - 6:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A plane made an emergency landing at New York's Kennedy Airport after reports of smoke in the cockpit. Officials say United Airlines Flight 4697 from Washington to Providence, Rhode Island was diverted about 2 p.m. Tuesday. About 50 people were evacuated from the twin-engine...
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July 27, 2018 - 10:54 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Something stunk on Spirit Airlines flight 779 out of LaGuardia to Ft. Lauderdale. The smell was so bad that the flight was diverted to Myrtle Beach. About 10 passengers were treated for exposure to whatever it was, but investigators say no hazardous substances were found on...
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Inside of the plane with passengers.
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May 14, 2018 - 1:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Some flight attendants may be ready to join the Me Too movement. A report released by the Association of Flight Attendants showed that last year alone 35 percent of fligth attendants were verbally abused by passengers while 18 percent say they were touched, pulled, grabbed,...
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March 14, 2018 - 11:53 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- United Airlines is investigating after mistakenly flying a Kansas family's dog to Japan. Kara Swindle and her two children flew from Oregon to Kansas City, Missouri, Tuesday on a United flight, according to KCTV. When they went to a cargo facility to pick up 10-year-old...
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March 14, 2018 - 7:05 am
The death of Kokito the French Bulldog puppy has given new life to #BoycottUnited.
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