Delta Air Lines Inc. banned a traveler who disturbed a flight by hollering statements for President-elect Donald Trump.
“This individual displayed behavior that was loud, rude and disrespectful to his fellow customers,” Delta Chief Executive Officer Ed Bastian said in a letter to employees. “He will never again be allowed on a Delta plane.”
The man on Flight 248 from Atlanta to Allentown, Pennsylvania, yelled and applauded “Donald Trump, child,” before telling his fellow passengers “He’s your president” and “If you don’t like it, too bad.” He likewise swore at them, as indicated by a video that drew across the board consideration via web-based networking media.
Delta freely apologized Saturday for the episode and said the traveler ought to have been expelled from the flight.