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Panic on Singapore Airlines plane as man tries to get off in mid-air

27 November, 2014 | Hits:255

Panic on Singapore Airlines plane as man tries to …

An Austrian national was met by authorities upon arrival in Singapore after trying to get off a Singapore Airlines plane in mid-air.

Aeroflot disability policy still work in progress

27 November, 2014 | Hits:152

Aeroflot disability policy still work in progress

Recognised by National Geographic Traveller Awards 2014 as the best airline in Russia, Aeroflot shows room for improvement on their handling of disabi...

Air India in new disability discrimination row

26 November, 2014 | Hits:317

Air India in new disability discrimination row

Beleaguered state-owned carrier Air India policy for transport of disabled people is under scrutiny on allegations of discrimination against the disab...

Avianca ask disabled people wear diapers in-flight

25 November, 2014 | Hits:831

Avianca ask disabled people wear diapers in-flight

Colombia’s national airline Avianca set a new low in discrimination against the disabled by asking people who cannot make their way the toilet to wear...

Sydney boosts Airport Ambassador service

25 November, 2014 | Hits:223

Sydney boosts Airport Ambassador service

Since 1999 Airport Ambassadors have been the smiling face of New South Wales. This year Sydney airport is boosting this signature service.

Are disabled passengers welcome at London Heathrow?

24 November, 2014 | Hits:375

Are disabled passengers welcome at London Heathrow…

Praised by many, help and support Heathrow give passengers with disabilities is not immune to random criticism.

Istanbul Ataturk airport hosts diabetes awareness campaign

24 November, 2014 | Hits:149

Istanbul Ataturk airport hosts diabetes awareness …

TAV Istanbul Atatürk Airport is hosting a diabetes awareness initiative realised by students of Maltepe University and Anadolu University.

Stansted airport listening to passengers with reduced mobility

24 November, 2014 | Hits:428

Stansted airport listening to passengers with redu…

Good part of Stansted ongoing renovations are the airport’s response to passenger feedback about accessibility problems.

Vienna Airport improves accessibility

23 November, 2014 | Hits:495

Vienna Airport improves accessibility

Recent improvements make Vienna airport's infrastructure and services easier to access for passengers with disabilities.

Cost of assistance for the disabled at European airports revealed

22 November, 2014 | Hits:642

Cost of assistance for the disabled at European ai…

European rules make sure disabled people receive free help at airports but most consumers do not know who pays for these services.

Are frequent flyers more likely to develop dementia?

21 November, 2014 | Hits:268

Are frequent flyers more likely to develop dementi…

The U.S. military is funding research to understand the impact of brain lesions on pilots and its correlation to dementia-like cognitive impairments. ...

Japan in bid to improve accessibility ahead of 2020 Olympic Games

20 November, 2014 | Hits:1618

Japan in bid to improve accessibility ahead of 202…

In preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games Japan plans significant improvements to boost accessibility at airports and train stati...

Air Canada Rouge fined $90.000 on customer care issues

20 November, 2014 | Hits:1011

Air Canada Rouge fined $90.000 on customer care is…

The US Department of Transportation fined low cost carrier Air Canada Rouge $90.000 for failing to meet customer care contingency plan rules.

US disability complaints up in first nine months of 2014

20 November, 2014 | Hits:326

US disability complaints up in first nine months o…

Data published by the Aviation Consumer Protection Division of the DOT shows a year-on-year increase in disability complaints in the United states.

Flying with disability travel tips to survive Thanksgiving style congestion

19 November, 2014 | Hits:524

Flying with disability travel tips to survive Than…

Air travel peaks at busy times like Thanksgiving weekend making it crucial for passengers with a disability to follow tips that may help make air trav...

A unique plane brings hope to the blind around the world

19 November, 2014 | Hits:428

A unique plane brings hope to the blind around the…

The Flying Eye Hospital airplane helps Orbis purvey prevention and deliver treatment for avoidable blindness around the world.

Barrier free access at Hamad International Airport

18 November, 2014 | Hits:440

Barrier free access at Hamad International Airport

The Gulf’s latest jewel, Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar, promises barrier-free access to people with disabilities. 

Air Canada Foundation making a difference for children in need

17 November, 2014 | Hits:616

Air Canada Foundation making a difference for chil…

Established three years ago, the Air Canada Foundation has already made a difference for thousands of children in need in Canada and abroad.

Miami International Airport ideal gateway to accessible holidays

17 November, 2014 | Hits:612

Miami International Airport ideal gateway to acces…

Sun kissed South Florida is a leading holiday destination for people from across the world making MIA the ideal gateway to accessible holidays.

United strengthen bond with Veterans signing Statement of Support

16 November, 2014 | Hits:533

United strengthen bond with Veterans signing State…

United Airlines signed a Statement of Support pledging to recognize and support US service members and their families in peace, crises and war.

Singapore Airlines raise $2.5 million to help charities

16 November, 2014 | Hits:613

Singapore Airlines raise $2.5 million to help char…

One of the world’s leading airlines, Singapore Airlines is also a major supporter of charitable causes in Singapore and across the world.

Cathay Pacific celebrate Senior Citizens’ Day with special fares for the elderly

15 November, 2014 | Hits:931

Cathay Pacific celebrate Senior Citizens’ Day with…

Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific is set to celebrate Senior Citizens’ Day for the 15th consecutive year with special fares for the over 65.

Vancouver Airport home of Universal Access since 1992

15 November, 2014 | Hits:769

Vancouver Airport home of Universal Access since 1…

Back in 1992 Vancouver Airport Authority committed to providing Universal Access in every new building project at Vancouver International Airport.

American Airlines events in support of U.S. Servicemen and Veterans

14 November, 2014 | Hits:336

American Airlines events in support of U.S. Servic…

American Airlines is running an array of initiatives and events to renew its committed support to U.S. Servicemen and Veterans.

Frankfurt Airport committed to Terminal for everyone concept

14 November, 2014 | Hits:786

Frankfurt Airport committed to Terminal for everyo…

While many people still associate accessibility with facilitation for wheelchair users, management at Frankfurt airport believe it means much more.

Accessibility and inclusion top Hong Kong airport agenda

14 November, 2014 | Hits:1037

Accessibility and inclusion top Hong Kong airport …

In pursuit of excellence, Hong Kong international airport upgraded its website achieving the Silver Award in the Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme....

Jetstar disability discrimination case exposes Australia ugly side

13 November, 2014 | Hits:1035

Jetstar disability discrimination case exposes Aus…

A case of disability discrimination involving a 26-year-old woman with cerebral palsy left unattended by a Jetstar crew exposes a much bigger issue.

Belfast International Airport to host Polar Plunge event in support of Special Olympics

12 November, 2014 | Hits:347

Belfast International Airport to host Polar Plunge…

On December 5th Belfast International airport will host the 2014 edition of the Polar Plunge challenge, a fundraising event in support of Special Olym...

Alaska Airlines make boy going blind wish come true

11 November, 2014 | Hits:358

Alaska Airlines make boy going blind wish come tru…

When 9-year-old Ben Pierce learned he is going blind he rushed to make a wish list of places he wanted to visit before losing his sight.

Disabled man hurt after Heathrow helpers drop him on BA flight

09 November, 2014 | Hits:3010

Disabled man hurt after Heathrow helpers drop him …

A disabled man bashed his face on a bulkhead after Heathrow airport helpers dropped him while getting him on a British Airways flight to America.

Blind Man Sues Delta And TSA Following Air Marshal Assault

31 October, 2014 | Hits:1004

Blind Man Sues Delta And TSA Following Air Marshal…

Legally blind attorney Ronald Gardner is suing Delta Air Lines and the TSA after a Federal Air Marshal assaulted him on a flight from D.C. to salt Lak...

Court Orders Thomas Cook Pay Disabled Woman £7.500 Compensation

31 October, 2014 | Hits:726

Court Orders Thomas Cook Pay Disabled Woman £7.500…

The Court of Appeal upheld a county court decision to award compensation to a disabled woman on the grounds that Thomas Cook Tour failed to act “with ...

British War Hero Ben Parkinson MBE Humiliated On Thomas Cook Flight

30 October, 2014 | Hits:123136

British War Hero Ben Parkinson MBE Humiliated On T…

Ben Parkinson survived losing both legs and a devastating brain injury in Afghanistan to be denied the use of an aisle chair on a Thomas Cook flight f...

DfT Give UK CAA Civil Powers To Enforce Disabled People Rights

27 October, 2014 | Hits:921

DfT Give UK CAA Civil Powers To Enforce Disabled P…

The Department for Transport has laid out the legal instrument that allows the CAA to enforce the rights of disabled people traveling by air.

American Airlines Take 36 Families on One-of-a-Kind Vacation

22 October, 2014 | Hits:532

American Airlines Take 36 Families on One-of-a-Kin…

The Something mAAgic Foundation and American Airlines celebrated the 19th annual event taking children with life-threatening medical conditions and th...

Dubai Airport Revolutionize Immigration For Disabled Passengers

19 October, 2014 | Hits:990

Dubai Airport Revolutionize Immigration For Disabl…

Dubai Airports are in the process of launching a new revolutionary solution to facilitate immigration for people with disabilities.

Heathrow Terminal 2 Special Assistance Facilities Review

15 October, 2014 | Hits:796

Heathrow Terminal 2 Special Assistance Facilities …

Our recent visit of facilities available to passengers with disabilities at London Heathrow Terminal 2 left us with mixed feelings.

Air Travel Disability Complaints Up In August 2014

13 October, 2014 | Hits:1215

Air Travel Disability Complaints Up In August 2014

Air travel disability related complaints filed with the DOT were 81 in August, up from 71 in July 2014, the Aviation Consumer Report says.

Virgin Atlantic Work With Association To Make Flying With Dementia Easier

07 October, 2014 | Hits:1194

Virgin Atlantic Work With Association To Make Flyi…

Virgin Atlantic is the first UK long haul airline to work with dementia awareness group Purple Angel to improve the flight experience of dementia suff...

India Civil Aviation Misses Court of CCPD Notice Deadline On Frisking

03 October, 2014 | Hits:937

India Civil Aviation Misses Court of CCPD Notice D…

India’s Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) missed the deadline to reply to a notice issued by the Court of CCPD on frisking of passengers wi...

CSA Czech Airlines Fail To Meet EU Disability Standards

01 October, 2014 | Hits:967

CSA Czech Airlines Fail To Meet EU Disability Stan…

Reduced Mobility Rights' audit of the CSA Czech Airlines website reveals the flag carrier of the Czech Republic fail to meet EU disability standards. ...

British Airways Apologise To Blind Man Denied Assistance

29 September, 2014 | Hits:1464

British Airways Apologise To Blind Man Denied Assi…

UK flag carrier British Airways apologised to a blind man who was denied assistance departing from London Gatwick airport.

Reduced Mobility Rights Featured On Age UK Mobility Website

23 September, 2014 | Hits:592

Reduced Mobility Rights Featured On Age UK Mobilit…

The Age UK Mobility website lists Reduced Mobility Rights as one of the great holiday websites and resources for the older travel to utilise.

US Air Travel Disability Related Complaints Down in July

11 September, 2014 | Hits:637

US Air Travel Disability Related Complaints Down i…

The DOT received a total of 71 disability-related complaints in July, down from 88 complaints filed in July 2013 and 85 complaints received in June 20...

Air Canada And Emirates Enhance IFE Accessibility

09 September, 2014 | Hits:1527

Air Canada And Emirates Enhance IFE Accessibility

Emirates Airlines and Air Canada are the first airlines to enhance their In Flight Entertainment Systems accessibility for the visually impaired.

Non-Passenger Escort Passes Make Flying With Dementia Safer

03 September, 2014 | Hits:872

Non-Passenger Escort Passes Make Flying With Demen…

The introduction of non-passenger escort passes across Europe is essential to make flying with dementia safer.

American Disabled Passengers Complaints Up 55% In June 2014

27 August, 2014 | Hits:996

American Disabled Passengers Complaints Up 55% In …

The latest air travel consumer report shows a 55% increase in disability related complaints passengers file with the DOT in June 2014.

JetBlue Apologise For Leaving 82 Year Old Disabled Woman Behind

18 August, 2014 | Hits:887

JetBlue Apologise For Leaving 82 Year Old Disabled…

An 82-year-old disabled woman missed her connecting flight after JetBlue wheelchair agents took her to the wrong gate at JFK airport.

UK CAA Tighten Information Rules For Disabled Passengers

18 August, 2014 | Hits:2305

UK CAA Tighten Information Rules For Disabled Pass…

The UK CAA has set tougher requirements on airports and airlines concerning information they must provide disabled passengers.

Airports And Airlines Can Do Better Than Apologise

11 August, 2014 | Hits:734

Airports And Airlines Can Do Better Than Apologise

A recent string of accidents involving disabled passengers reminds that airports and airlines should stop using apologies as a mean to defer improveme...

San Francisco Airport Testing Assistive Technology For The Blind

05 August, 2014 | Hits:1706

San Francisco Airport Testing Assistive Technology…

Blind passengers traveling through San Francisco International airport will soon make use of the revolutionary App based guidance system by Indoo.rs. ...

Moscow Domodedovo Airport Upgrades Services For Disabled Passengers

01 August, 2014 | Hits:740

Moscow Domodedovo Airport Upgrades Services For Di…

Russia’s largest international airport, Moscow Domodedovo recently upgraded its services for disabled passengers.

DOT Fines Turkish Airlines $300.000 Over Disability Complaints

26 July, 2014 | Hits:1985

DOT Fines Turkish Airlines $300.000 Over Disabilit…

The US DOT fined Turkish Airlines $300.000 for not responding in a timely manner to complaints filed by passengers, including disability related compl...

Sofia Airport Opens Waiting Lounge For Disabled Passengers

24 July, 2014 | Hits:992

Sofia Airport Opens Waiting Lounge For Disabled Pa…

Last Monday, Sofia International airport opened its first ever waiting lounge dedicated to passengers with disabilities.

TAROM Settle With Disabled Woman Denied Boarding

23 July, 2014 | Hits:1787

TAROM Settle With Disabled Woman Denied Boarding

Romania flag carrier TAROM has settled a complaint filed over six month ago by a disabled woman denied boarding at Sofia International airport.

Guide To Flying With Alzheimer’s In North America

22 July, 2014 | Hits:1420

Guide To Flying With Alzheimer’s In North America

Flying with a cognitive impairment like Alzheimer’s or dementia in North America is less complicated than most people may think.

Singapore Airlines Disabled Passengers Assistance Guide

20 July, 2014 | Hits:2508

Singapore Airlines Disabled Passengers Assistance …

Renowned for its customer care, Singapore Airlines provide a range of bespoke assistance services for passengers with special needs.

Three Disabled Passengers Onboard Malaysia MH17

18 July, 2014 | Hits:1969

Three Disabled Passengers Onboard Malaysia MH17

There were three disabled passengers with reduced mobility among the 298 people onboard the Malaysia Airlines flight shot down over eastern Ukraine.

Malaysian Airlines 777 Crashes In Rebel Held Zone Of Ukraine

17 July, 2014 | Hits:1915

Malaysian Airlines 777 Crashes In Rebel Held Zone …

Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 has crashed in a region of Ukraine where government forces are battling pro-Russian fighters.

TAROM Air Apologise For Disability Blunders

17 July, 2014 | Hits:1594

TAROM Air Apologise For Disability Blunders

Romania’s flag carrier TAROM has apologised for calling people with speech impairments "dumb" on its website.

AirServ Forced To Settle Pay Dispute With JFK Wheelchair Agents

16 July, 2014 | Hits:959

AirServ Forced To Settle Pay Dispute With JFK Whee…

AirServ Corporation will pay full restitution plus penalties to 300 JFK wheelchair agents after entering a settlement with New York’s Attorney General...

Romania Flag Carrier TAROM Breach EU Disability Discrimination Rule

13 July, 2014 | Hits:1506

Romania Flag Carrier TAROM Breach EU Disability Di…

A review of Romanian airlines conditions of travel for passengers with disabilities found the country’s flag carrier TAROM in breach of disability dis...

Making Aircraft Lavatory Accessible To Blind People

09 July, 2014 | Hits:880

Making Aircraft Lavatory Accessible To Blind Peopl…

Designed by Professor Michael Siu of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the BrailleWise concept makes the aircraft lavatory accessible to blind peo...

Airlines Practice Wheelchair Apartheid Disability Commissioner Said

08 July, 2014 | Hits:1818

Airlines Practice Wheelchair Apartheid Disability …

Australia's former disability discrimination commissioner Graeme Innes denounced airlines practicing wheelchair apartheid.

Airlines Drop The Ball On Wheelchair Insurance

04 July, 2014 | Hits:2142

Airlines Drop The Ball On Wheelchair Insurance

An inquiry into the availability of insurance for lost or damaged wheelchairs reveals airlines must do better to meet the needs of wheelchair users.

India Asks Airlines And Airports To Do More For The Disabled

02 July, 2014 | Hits:1139

India Asks Airlines And Airports To Do More For Th…

India’s Minister of Civil Aviation asked airlines and airports make more facilities available to the elderly, expectant mothers and disabled passenger...

NAIA Manila Airport Downplay Disability Complaints

01 July, 2014 | Hits:975

NAIA Manila Airport Downplay Disability Complaints

"Wheelchair pushers are hired by the airline companies," a spokesperson for Manila’s NAIA airport said addressing allegations of hustles against disab...

American Airlines Disability Travel Assistance Review

29 June, 2014 | Hits:1414

American Airlines Disability Travel Assistance Rev…

Reduced Mobility Rights review the wheelchair assistance and disability special services policies of the largest airline in the world, American Airlin...

US Airways Make Disabled Woman Wander Off BWI Airport

27 June, 2014 | Hits:1567

US Airways Make Disabled Woman Wander Off BWI Airp…

A woman with a mental disability wandered off Baltimore Washington airport following US Airways refusal to accommodate her needs.

EU Debate On Flying With Dementia

26 June, 2014 | Hits:1127

EU Debate On Flying With Dementia

The debate on the subject of flying with mental conditions like dementia sees EU authorities point to the need for good practice and appropriate staff...

Manila Airport Authority Malevolent And Callous Towards Disabled People

25 June, 2014 | Hits:824

Manila Airport Authority Malevolent And Callous To…

Manila International Airport is under scrutiny following a lawsuit highlighting a number of incidents involving elderly and disabled passengers.

All Nippon Airways Wheelchair Service Review

24 June, 2014 | Hits:1748

All Nippon Airways Wheelchair Service Review

ANA’s wheelchair service information for passengers with reduced mobility sets the benchmark for clarity and user-friendliness.

Lufthansa Recommend Dementia Sufferers Fly Accompanied

23 June, 2014 | Hits:2163

Lufthansa Recommend Dementia Sufferers Fly Accompa…

Lufthansa is the first European airline to strongly recommend on its website’s special needs page passengers with dementia fly accompanied.

RGK TIGA FX Aircraft Friendly Wheelchair

22 June, 2014 | Hits:1499

RGK TIGA FX Aircraft Friendly Wheelchair

The new RGK TIGA FX concept may as well be the aircraft friendly wheelchair frequent flyers have been looking for.

Captain Prime Suspect In Disappearance of Malaysian MH370

22 June, 2014 | Hits:846

Captain Prime Suspect In Disappearance of Malaysia…

Malaysian Police authorities believe Captain Zaharie Shah is the prime suspect in the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 on 8 March 2014...

TAM Airlines Wheelchair Service And Policy Review

21 June, 2014 | Hits:1796

TAM Airlines Wheelchair Service And Policy Review

In preparation for the 2016 Paralympic Games, Reduced Mobility Rights reviewed the wheelchair assistance service and policy of TAM Airlines.

ABTA Referred To CAA For Allowing Members Breach Disability Law

20 June, 2014 | Hits:1012

ABTA Referred To CAA For Allowing Members Breach D…

ABTA, the Association of British Travel Agents, has been referred to the UK Civil Aviation Authority for allowing its members breach air travel disabi...

DOT Reviewing Minneapolis Delta Wheelchair Workers Report

19 June, 2014 | Hits:992

DOT Reviewing Minneapolis Delta Wheelchair Workers…

The DOT is reviewing Minneapolis airport Delta Airlines wheelchair workers report highlighting problems with assistance to passengers with disabilitie...

Tigerair Penalize Wheelchair Users With Astronomical Service Fees

18 June, 2014 | Hits:1133

Tigerair Penalize Wheelchair Users With Astronomic…

Singapore Low cost carrier Tiger Airways (TigerAir) charges passengers with reduced mobility an astronomical wheelchair service fee of SGD 50 (£23/$40...

Delta Give Poor Wheelchair Assistance At Minneapolis Airport SEIU Say

17 June, 2014 | Hits:890

Delta Give Poor Wheelchair Assistance At Minneapol…

A SEIU Union report puts Air Serv, Delta Airlines contracted wheelchair assistance provider at Minneapolis International airport  under scrutiny for p...

Dublin Airport Makes Flying With Autism A Seamless Journey

17 June, 2014 | Hits:2898

Dublin Airport Makes Flying With Autism A Seamless…

Ireland’s main airport, Dublin sets the European benchmark for passengers with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), helping them make the flying experienc...

Monarch And Thomson React To CAA Passenger Complaints Report

16 June, 2014 | Hits:1574

Monarch And Thomson React To CAA Passenger Complai…

The CAA’s passenger complaints report triggers reactions among carriers with highest number of complaints like Monarch Airlines and Thomson Airways.

Delta Neglect People With Disabilities Critical Report Says

15 June, 2014 | Hits:1502

Delta Neglect People With Disabilities Critical Re…

A report filed by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 26 accuses Delta AirLines of continued failure to provide adequate service to...

IndiGo Airlines Introduce Stair Lifts For Disabled Passengers

14 June, 2014 | Hits:1378

IndiGo Airlines Introduce Stair Lifts For Disabled…

India's biggest budget airline by market share IndiGo announced the rollout of stair lifts for disabled passengers at airports where ramps are not ava...

British Airways Improve Disabled Passenger Assistance

12 June, 2014 | Hits:2436

British Airways Improve Disabled Passenger Assista…

Traveling with a disability or requesting wheelchair assistance has never been easier, British Airways say after improving disabled passenger assistan...

UK CAA Publish Passenger Complaints Report

12 June, 2014 | Hits:1650

UK CAA Publish Passenger Complaints Report

Aer Lingus, Swiss Air Lines, and Easyjet are the airlines with the lowest number of passenger complaints, a report published by the UK CAA shows.

Easyjet First Airline To Join Dementia Friends Initiative

11 June, 2014 | Hits:1885

Easyjet First Airline To Join Dementia Friends Ini…

Easyjet is the first UK airline to join the Dementia Friends initiative, a scheme set up by Public Health England and the Alzheimer’s Society.

Airport Security Checkpoints Must Provide A Dignified Experience

10 June, 2014 | Hits:882

Airport Security Checkpoints Must Provide A Dignif…

The vast majority of passengers see airport security checkpoints as a dreadful part of the journey, often failing to provide a dignified experience. T...

European Council Undermining Progress For Wheelchair Users Traveling By Air

23 May, 2014 | Hits:1356

European Council Undermining Progress For Wheelcha…

Wheelchair users may lose access to full compensation for lost or damaged wheelchairs should the current view of the European Council on the review of...

Heathrow Airport Unveil New Facilities For Disabled Passengers

20 May, 2014 | Hits:2429

Heathrow Airport Unveil New Facilities For Disable…

Heathrow Terminal 5 unveil new facilities for passengers with disabilities departing or transiting through London’s hub airport.

Dutch Authorities Find KLM In Breach Of Disability Law

15 May, 2014 | Hits:2061

Dutch Authorities Find KLM In Breach Of Disability…

The Dutch Civil Aviation Authority (ILT) slammed KLM with a formal warning for breaching Regulation (EC) 1107/2006 by failing to provide adequate care...

Is Air Travel Accessible To People With Disabilities?

11 May, 2014 | Hits:2007

Is Air Travel Accessible To People With Disabiliti…

Experts debate on means and methods to facilitate air travel for disabled passengers often foregoing on the key element defining the passenger experie...

Disabled Man Says Virgin Australia Crew Made Him Stand On Flight

06 May, 2014 | Hits:1271

Disabled Man Says Virgin Australia Crew Made Him S…

Sam Cawthorn will hardly forget the flight from Perth to Brisbane of May 2nd 2014 after Virgin Australia cabin crew allegedly forced him to stand beca...

Flying With Guide Dogs For The Blind Checklist And Tips

01 May, 2014 | Hits:2344

Flying With Guide Dogs For The Blind Checklist And…

A recent case involving a blind passenger who had his guide dog quarantined at Gatwick airport brought to light a number of issues to consider before ...

Eagle 2 Hoist Improves Disabled Passenger Experience

27 April, 2014 | Hits:1880

Eagle 2 Hoist Improves Disabled Passenger Experien…

Enplaning and deplaning the aircraft, usually translating into poor passenger experience for people with reduced mobility, can be greatly improved wit...

TSA Agent Violates Stroke Survivor Human Rights

25 April, 2014 | Hits:1153

TSA Agent Violates Stroke Survivor Human Rights

Heidi Wright is living proof it is easier to survive a stroke than making it past a callous TSA agent at Los Angeles International airport (LAX).

Air Travel Disability Complaints Up 148% in 2012 European Commission Data Shows

14 April, 2014 | Hits:1512

Air Travel Disability Complaints Up 148% in 2012 E…

Data released by the European Commission on Monday shows that air travel disability complaints were up 148% in 2012, further raising in 2013.

Gatwick Christmas Disruptions Report Highlights Need For Contingency Plans

11 April, 2014 | Hits:1183

Gatwick Christmas Disruptions Report Highlights Ne…

The House of Commons transport committee published a report on the events which saw thousands stranded at Gatwick airport on Christmas Eve 2013.

United Blames Weather For Increase In Disability Complaints

08 April, 2014 | Hits:815

United Blames Weather For Increase In Disability C…

Early January severe weather events caused a shocking increase in disability related complaints, United Airlines said.  

Heathrow Fire Anniversary Wake Up Call For Safety Assistants

05 April, 2014 | Hits:1300

Heathrow Fire Anniversary Wake Up Call For Safety …

On April 8 1968, one of BOAC Flight 712 engines caught fire shortly after take off from London Heathrow airport; after managing an emergency landing, ...

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