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An airplane lands at nightfall. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Airline Travel Vouchers Come With Strings Attached

When an airline makes a mistake, they often offer travel vouchers as a form of compensation, but these vouchers may cost customers more than it’s worth to use them.


A man wore a woman’s bathing suit, thigh high stockings and high heels on a US Airways flight from Fort Lauderdale to Phoenix on June 9, 2011. Six days later, a San Francisco man on another US Airways flight was ejected over wearing saggy pants. (Jill Tarlow)

Scantily Clad Man Flew US Airways Before SFO Saggy Pants Arrest

Days before a San Francisco man was arrested on a US Airways flight over his saggy pants, the same airline allowed a man showing much more skin to fly.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/21/2011

Screen shot from a video that shows US Airways passenger Deshon Marman talking to the pilot and a San Francisco Police officer after he was ordered to pull up his sagging pants.  (YouTube/SF Chronicle)

SF Man Jailed Over Saggy Pants Released As Video Surfaces

A San Francisco man removed from a U.S. Airways flight and arrested over his sagging pants has posted bail. Meanwhile, video of the confrontation between the pilot and passenger has surfaced.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–06/17/2011