Etihad Issues Statement After 28 Hour Flight To San Francisco

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    Yesterday I shared the story of Saturday's Etihad Airways flight from Abu Dhabi to San Francisco, which was delayed on the tarmac for 12 hours due to fog. Passengers weren't allowed to deplane, so that made for a 28 hour flight. This obviously raises a lot of questions. In the US we have the four hour tarmac rule, which is a case where government regulation makes sense, in my opinion, since we can't really trust airlines to self regulate. Anyway, an Etihad Airways spokesperson forwarded me the following statement regarding EY183, which I figured I'd share here: The post Etihad Issues Statement After 28 Hour Flight To San Francisco appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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