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22 September 2010

Preggers fooling airlines

If a woman really wants to get around the rules barring her from flying in late pregnancy, there's little an airline can do to stop her.

If a woman really wants to get around the rules barring her from flying in late pregnancy, there's little an airline can do to stop her.

The airline has procedures to identify pregnant women checking in for flights, "but if someone conceals the pregnancy, it's difficult and nigh on impossible for us to tell," Kaczynska said.

 
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