Just in: Musicians Union urges Government to force airlines to accept instrumentsmain
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s change in US policy, the Musicians Union in Britain has called on the government to change the rules by which airlines can refuse to carry instruments, or put them in the hold.
‘For a working musician, the fee can mean the difference between a concert or gig making or losing money – and that’s without even counting the potential cost of a damaged instrument, said General Secretary John Smith.
No word yet from Ryanair. No printable word, that is.