How bad is the coronavirus getting for airlines? One analyst says it feels like 9/11 again (his words — not mine). And an American Airlines passenger tried to open the emergency exit door during a flight (guess how that turned out?).
We’ll get to those and other headlines in a few minutes. But first, here’s a quick recap of this week at Rene’s Points!
So many Delta phone reps offer great service — but the airline’s phone survey system is flawed. Here are a couple of suggestions we have for the mothership.
I’ve had my Amex Platinum card forever — and this week called to cancel it. Read how my call went.
Do you agree with one scientist that mileage runs exhibit horrible behavior?
Have you ever heard of the affliction known as “Paris Syndrome”?
United Airlines told cabin crews to ixnay the #OverheadBinChallenge. Plus, a(another) dog passed away in Delta’s care.
Someone who works at LAX contracted coronavirus.
Folks who love aisle seats — you might want to rethink where you sit.
This’ll make you rethink that extra cocktail when you fly: a woman’s hangover was confused for coronavirus.
Delta suspended flights to Milan and cut some flights to Japan. It also gave change fee waivers to all travel booked this month, as well as international travel purchased prior to March.
And the CDC is recommending folks over the age of 60 curtail their travels.
In response to coronavirus, Delta is fogging some jets.
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