[unable to retrieve full-text content] Thomson Reuters Chief Executive Officer of United Airlines Munoz. United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz said Tuesday that the incident where a passenger was forcibly dragged off a flight was a “horrible failure” and that the airline has reached a “turning point.” “For the last three weeks, I have spent literally […]

Screenshot Thomas Demetrio. Thomas Demetrio, the attorney for the passenger who was dragged off a United flight, is singing the airline’s praises now that a settlement has been reached. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the amount of the settlement. United experienced public backlash after a video went viral showing passenger David Dao, 69, being […]

AP Photo/Richard Drew United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz. United Airlines has reached an out-of-court settlement with Dr. David Dao. According to Dao’s attorney, Thomas Demetrio, the two parties reached an “amicable settlement” for the injuries his client received when he was violently removed from United Airlines Flight 3411 on April 9. Both parties have agreed […]

David Goldman/AP Photo Travelers line up at a United Airlines check-in counter at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport Wednesday, July 8, 2015, in Atlanta. All United Continental flights in the U.S. were grounded Wednesday due to computer problems. Just shy of two hours after the problems began, the Federal Aviation Administration lifted the ground stop order. […]

On Thursday, United Airlines‘ pilots broke their silence on the violent removal of David Dao from Flight 3411. “The safety and well-being of our passengers is the highest priority for United pilots, and this should not have escalated into a violent encounter,” United Master Executive Council, the union representing the airline’s 12,500 pilots, wrote in […]

Facebook/Audra Bridges The Department of Transportation is “reviewing” the United Airlines incident involving a man being forcibly removed from a plane, a Department of Transportation spokesperson told Business Insider. United has come under fire after a video went viral Monday showing a male passenger being dragged by police officers off a flight leaving from Chicago to Louisville. The […]

A police officer who dragged a passenger off a United Airlines flight has been placed on leave, a Chicago Aviation Department spokesperson told Business Insider. A video showing three police officers forcibly removing a male passenger from a plane traveling from Chicago to Louisville went viral Monday, sparking outrage on social media. The 69-year-old Asian male was removed after […]

Flickr/lrargerich An American Airlines plane had to make an emergency landing after striking a deer on the runway of Charlotte Douglas International airport on Wednesday. Fuel began leaking from the plane directly after it hit the deer, resulting in an emergency landing, the Charlotte Observer first reported.  American Airlines confirmed the report to Business Insider, stating that […]