News and notes from around the interweb:
- Southwest Airlines captain deputizes passenger with Downs Syndrome.
Southwest Airlines’te görev yapan kaptan pilot, uçuş korkusu bulunan down sendromlu gence apoletlerini verdi ve kaptan ilan etti.
— muratherdem (@muratherdemm) May 11, 2023
- Lufthansa saves 51 cents per passenger by cutting free inflight half sandwiches.
The airline raked in around €4.9 million in ‘buy onboard’ revenue last year.
Lufthansa decided to abandon a complimentary meal service on short and medium-range flights in 2021. A buy-on-board range called ‘Onboard Delights’ was introduced on flights of one hour or longer with fresh starting at €5.50.
Coffee and tea cost €3, and soft drinks and beer cost €3.50.
- Southwest Airlines filed a trademark complaint over the use of the SouthWoke.com domain name and lost. It’s obvious fair use in criticism, and there’s little risk of consumer confusion.
- Price-fixing lawsuit against Atlantic City casino hotels (Reuters)