Summer woes: The cello and the airline pilotmain
Various readers have asked why we have not reported the tale of the American Airlines pilot who threw a cello student and her instrument off his flight.
When an airline changes its rules to prejudice musicians, or when rules are misapplied, we will always follow the story.
This incident appears to have been a one-off summer flareup between an pilot and a passenger. Just because it went virak on social media doesn’t make it an issue of principle.
AA calls is a ‘miscommunication’. If there are further ramifications, we’ll let you know.