I use a power wheelchair, and have flown CO
. I didn't have a problem with either, I wasn't stranded, but each got me off after the rest of the pax.
I consider WN
service to be superior as a chair user. Why? Because they are going to turn the plane in as little as 20 minutes, they have every incentive to get the wheelchair out of the hold, and get me off the plane as fast as possible to begin the boarding process. In fact, once at BWI
, I was late to the gate and WN
didn't have a boarding chair available in the terminal, but used the on-board wheelchair to get me onto the plane. The turn time dictated WN
to use an unusual procedure to get the plane off on time. In this case, the plane still pushed back at the scheduled 5:25 for the flight to BDL