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Southwest Airlines kicks 101 yeshiva students off NY- ATL flight


CNN reported U.S. airline saying group was “non-compliant.”

Chaperone of the Jewish students says allegations are false, & that Southwest flight crew behavior was “nasty.”




A group of 101 yeshiva students and their eight accompanying chaperones were asked to remove themselves from an airplane which was scheduled to fly from New York to Atlanta Monday morning, CNN reported.

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Southwest Airlines – Photo: REUTERS/Tom Gannam

Southwest Airlines reportedly said the group of “non-compliant passengers” would not remain seated or stop using their mobile devices. According to CNN, once the students failed to comply, they were asked to leave the aircraft. Continue Reading »