NAACP Issues Travel Advisory For American Airlines

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– The NAACP is telling people, especially African Americans to not fly with American Airlines.

The group released a travel advisory Tuesday night after learning what it calls “a pattern of disturbing incidents on American Airline flights” reported by African-American passengers.

One woman was removed from a flight to Miami after complaining about her seat. Three other incidents were also cited in the advisory.

American Airlines responded with a statement which read in part: “We are disappointed to hear about the travel advisory, as our team members are proud to serve customers of all backgrounds. We are committed to having a meaningful dialogue about our airline and are ready to both listen and engage.”

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One Comment

  1. Yay! We might just get an all white passenger airline! You go, American! Love it!

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