In a separate statement, Delta added, "Each of our employees is charged with treating each other as well as our customers with dignity and respect. " She also accused them of "summarily snatching my ticket from my hand & ordering me to move w/o explanation, compensation or apology."Previously, when United Airlines drew criticisms for the rough-handling of a passenger and carrying him off the aircraft, Coulter was seemingly unsympathetic. Global Business and Financial News, Stock Quotes, and Market Data and Analysis.
And we hold each other accountable when that does not happen.""Delta expects mutual civility throughout the entire travel experience," the statement said.
The company said there was some confusion with seating assignments during boarding, and that a flight attendant then asked the passengers to move to the seats noted on their respective tickets.
Delta said its customers had complied, the flight departed without incident and crew members did not report any problems.
Delta said Coulter had originally booked a window seat and then within 24 hours of the flight's departure, she changed it to an aisle seat on the same row.
At the time of boarding, the airline said it moved Coulter to another window seat on the same row to accommodate seating requests from other passengers.
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Conservative author Ann Coulter had a bone to pick with Delta Air Lines on Saturday, after she said the airline moved her from a pre-booked, "extra room" seat.
For instance, who ever thought that a major airline would sell you a fare that explicitly has free access to overhead bins?
It’s worth noting that Southwest, Hawaiian, and Jet Blue have so far avoided basic economy fares, and are worth a look if you are flying on their routes.