Southwest will never get my business, no matter how they may seem to be courting us. At a minimum, a link to their mainstream Taking the Kids page would be helpful. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. A New York family says they were denied family boarding privileges on a Southwest flight over the weekend because the couple are same-sex partners. On the site, too, are links to the corporate diversity policy, supplier diversity program, and community relations program. Communities HuffPost Personal Videos.
This is family boarding.
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It would help if each item was linked to a reservation form. I hope they build it into something even more inclusive and useful for the entire LGBT community. Of Wedding Cake and Marathons: Communities HuffPost Personal Videos. Morse said after his family was turned away, a mom, dad and toddler were then allowed to board together as a family. The two parents did not agree with our policy, and our Flight Crew worked to save seats together on the aircraft for the family as the conversation continued in the gate area.
Our Operations Agent informed two parents that another member of their group was ineligible to board under Family Boarding and asked that she board in her assigned boarding group. Posted in BusinessTravel. Beyond that one incomplete tip, there is no other advice for parents traveling with children, although they do mention that adding a dryer sheet to your suitcase will keep it smelling nice. Morse claims Southwest did not bend their parental rule and said that in the end, only one of the men was permitted to board with the children. They are the airline that can decide after boarding that a person of size needs to buy two tickets- and then either a hold the flight until said person complies or b leaves or c is forceably removed from the plane.