Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
Deplaning And Boarding Denails.  
User currently offlineWadha From United Arab Emirates, joined Mar 2000, 185 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 16 hours ago) and read 887 times:

i was wondering, now after six months have past after september 11 and after some incidents of middle eastern passengers getting deplaned, if i am going to travel domestically in the USA... i mean i am a female, but lets say my brother is traveling within the USA, is he likely to get deplaned or racially profiled?

i know it is stupid, but my brother is going to take a domestic flight to visit a friend in Saint Louis, he will be departing from BWI, should he worry?

he told me that he is going to have just one carry on and thats about it, in addition to his lap top. and he is so worried that he might get deplaned or denied the boarding.

3 replies: All unread, jump to last
 
User currently offlineBWIrwy4 From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 940 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 861 times:

Good luck to him. BWI security doesn't have the best reputation when it comes to racial profiling. I'm assumming that he is flying AA/TWA, and they've already had a high profile denial of boarding. (An Arab-American Secret Service agent.) If I were him, I'd expect the nasty treatment. I wish I had better news.

User currently offlineWadha From United Arab Emirates, joined Mar 2000, 185 posts, RR: 0
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 15 hours ago) and read 848 times:

OH MY!
i am more worried than before


User currently offlineBWIrwy4 From United States of America, joined Nov 2001, 940 posts, RR: 1
Reply 3, posted (12 years 3 months 3 weeks 5 days 14 hours ago) and read 830 times:

Maybe nasty was a slightly strong way of putting it, but unless your brother is very lucky, my guess is they'll throw the entire gauntlet of DC area security at him, and they'll add some paranoia for good measure.

Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
All Airlines Non-rev Policies And Boarding Orders posted Sat Jul 9 2005 09:13:22 by Bridogger6
AA Boarding Questions And Comments. posted Tue Mar 28 2006 18:14:28 by STLTower
Southwest And Deplaning At Intermediate Stops posted Tue Dec 6 2005 04:08:18 by Widget1580
Amazing "denied Boarding" Situation...and Question posted Mon Oct 18 2004 04:40:44 by 767Lover
Boarding And Exiting The A380 posted Sat Sep 25 2004 18:11:03 by Gearup
Aircraft Boarding/ Deplaning posted Sat Nov 29 2003 22:04:42 by Cancidas
Qantas 330 And Dual Airbridge Boarding posted Thu Dec 19 2002 09:03:13 by B-HXB
Airlines That Use Rear Boarding/deplaning? posted Sun Jun 9 2002 07:15:27 by Airwarrior
AA And UA Use The Same Boarding Music? posted Mon Feb 11 2002 07:12:02 by Twa902fly
Boarding Videos And Music posted Sat Nov 10 2001 01:58:28 by Delta767