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Dominican Republic tourist dies after removal from flight. What are sick travelers’ options? – The Washington Post

After a Dominican Republic tourist was removed from a flight, he died in a local hospital. What are travelers’ options in these situations? Khalid Adkins was just trying to get home from the Dominican Republic. But before the Denver man’s flight left, family members told media and later wrote on a fundraising page, …

JetBlue tightens rules for emotional support animals

New York-based JetBlue airline will accept dogs, cats and miniature horses as emotional support animals, but leave those monkeys, goats and the rest at home. JetBlue Airways has joined several other U.S. air carriers in adopting new restrictions on passengers who want to travel with emotional support animals by limiting …

After air accidents, survivors grapple with flying again

Hundreds of hands grappling with oxygen masks. Flight attendants warning passengers to brace for impact. The plane hurtling toward the unforgiving ground. Survivors of air accidents often proclaim that their survival was a miracle. But what follows is another kind of miracle: Many survivors manage to get past the horror …