FAA warns travelers can face fines of up to $35,000 for unruly behavior


The Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA) International, which represents about 50,000 flight attendants at 17 airlines, stated that the protesters should not be allowed on flights home.

“Their violent and seditious actions at the Capitol (Wednesday) create further concern about their departure from the DC area,” AFA president Sara Nelson said in a statement. “Acts against our democracy, our government, and the freedom we claim as Americans must disqualify these individuals from the freedom of flight.”

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