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Old 09-10-2008, 01:48 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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American Airline's sent the body of a Brooklyn mom to the wrong country for burial - and then callously demanded more money to fix the screwup, the widower and others involved in a lawsuit charged Monday.

American Airline's typo lost wife, body's sent to wrong country
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Old 09-10-2008, 06:26 AM
 
Location: Houston TX
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Holy cow!

That's why I won't even fly with pets. I know - I ABSOLUTELY KNOW - they will be lost somehow.

What a horror story!
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Old 09-10-2008, 09:55 AM
 
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this is just sad. we hope that our family members can have some dignity at such a sad time. to make a mistake like that (which is a mistake and can happen) and then expect to charge someone for it instead of immediately fixing the problem and oppologizing for such a terrible error?
dont the airlines make enough money that,for cases like this, they can think of something other than the almighty dollar?
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