PASSENGER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PASSENGER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58538265-68/cruise-ebola-ship-passengers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58538265-68/cruise-ebola-ship-passengers.html.csp">Cruise ship docks with Ebola-watched health worker</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-19T20:01:54.323-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 08:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Galveston, Texas • A cruise ship carrying a Dallas health care worker who was being monitored for Ebola returned to port Sunday after an eventful seven-day trip in which passengers had their vacations briefly disrupted with an infectious disease scare. A lab supervisor who handled a specimen from a Liberian man who died from Ebola in Dallas showed no symptoms during the cruise but self-quarantined out of caution. Carnival Cruise Lines said it was informed by health authorities Sunday morning th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585382652014-10-19T20:01:54.323-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-19T20:01:54.323-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58538265@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:01:54 MDT Utah-based SkyWest among customers for delayed Japan passenger jet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58524451-79/jet-mitsubishi-jets-aircraft.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58524451-79/jet-mitsubishi-jets-aircraft.html.csp">Utah-based SkyWest among customers for delayed Japan passenger jet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Chris Cooper and Kiyotaka Matsuda</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T10:30:42.129-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 10:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tokyo • It’s almost four years late in arrival, leaving customers including Utah-based SkyWest Airlines waiting. But now, with a helping hand from bullet-train specialists, Japan is finally ready to show its first passenger jet to the world. Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. will unveil the regional jet at Nagoya on Saturday after three delays as customers such as ANA Holdings Inc. and SkyWest await delivery. Mitsubishi is building 78- and 92-seater planes and plans to conduct its first flight by the en...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58524451@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:30:42 MDT One Ogden woman dies, second serious after I-15 crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58507693-78/stringfellow-condition-crash-identified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58507693-78/stringfellow-condition-crash-identified.html.csp">One Ogden woman dies, second serious after I-15 crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T22:46:49.432-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One Ogden woman was dead and a second had been upgraded to serious condition on Friday, the day after the Honda sedan they were riding in slid off Interstate 15 in southwestern Utah and crashed. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce identified the fatality as the driver, 19-year-old Angel Stringfellow. Her 19-year-old passenger, who was flown by helicopter to Dixie Regional Medical Center in St. George initially in critical condition, was not identified by UHP. Stringfellow was driving southbound...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58507693@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:46:49 MDT Ogden teen dies in I-15 crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58506833-78/stringfellow-crash-ogden-passenger.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58506833-78/stringfellow-crash-ogden-passenger.html.csp">Ogden teen dies in I-15 crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T22:36:02.697-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An Ogden teen died in a crash Thursday after she lost control of her car while driving on Interstate 15 in Washington County. Angel Stringfellow, 19, was driving a Honda Civic with a passenger, also 19, south near Pintura about 2:30 p.m. when she began to pass a bus, Utah Highway Patrol troopers said. Just after the Honda passed the bus, Stringfellow apparently lost control and slid off the freeway, down a steep embankment. Stringfellow and her passenger were not wearing seatbelts and were throw...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58506833@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:36:02 MDT 1 passenger on plane that went down over Ukraine had on oxygen mask http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504263-68/mask-dutch-passenger-australian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58504263-68/mask-dutch-passenger-australian.html.csp">1 passenger on plane that went down over Ukraine had on oxygen mask</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE CORDER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T09:25:03.702-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 09:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Hague, Netherlands • The body of one passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask, Dutch prosecutors said Thursday, raising questions about how much those on board knew about their fate as their plane went down above eastern Ukraine in July. The passenger, an Australian, did not have the mask on his face but its elastic strap was around his neck, said Wim de Bruin, a spokesman for the Dutch National Prosecutor’s Office, which is carrying out a criminal investigat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585042632014-10-09T09:25:03.702-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-09T09:25:03.702-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58504263@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:25:03 MDT Air travel: It’s no longer safe to recline your seat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58365752-68/passengers-seats-flight-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58365752-68/passengers-seats-flight-airlines.html.csp">Air travel: It’s no longer safe to recline your seat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T19:24:27.32-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 07:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers. Three U.S. flights made unscheduled landings in the past eight days after passengers got into fights over the ability to recline their seats. Disputes over a tiny bit of personal space might seem petty, but for passengers whose knees are already banging into tray tables, every inch counts. “Seats are getting closer together,” says Sara Nelson, president o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583657522014-09-06T19:24:27.32-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-06T19:24:27.32-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58365752@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 19:24:27 MDT It’s no longer safe to recline your airplane seat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364627-79/passengers-seats-airlines-flight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58364627-79/passengers-seats-airlines-flight.html.csp">It’s no longer safe to recline your airplane seat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T13:06:01.54-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 01:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers. Three U.S. flights made unscheduled landings in the past eight days after passengers got into fights over the ability to recline their seats. Disputes over a tiny bit of personal space might seem petty, but for passengers whose knees are already banging into tray tables, every inch counts. “Seats are getting closer together,” says Sara Nelson, president o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583646272014-09-02T13:06:01.54-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T13:06:01.54-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364627@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:06:01 MDT Flight diverted after fight over a reclining seat in the not-so-friendly skies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58335454-68/passengers-airlines-flight-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58335454-68/passengers-airlines-flight-united.html.csp">Flight diverted after fight over a reclining seat in the not-so-friendly skies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T16:14:42.141-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 04:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Airline passengers have come to expect a tiny escape from the confined space of today’s packed planes: the ability to recline their seat a few inches. When one passenger was denied that bit of personal space Sunday, it led to a heated argument and the unscheduled landing of their plane, just halfway to its destination. The fight started on a United Airlines flight because one passenger was using the Knee Defender, a $21.95 gadget that attaches to a passenger’s tray table and prevents ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583354542014-08-25T16:14:42.141-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T16:14:42.141-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335454@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:14:42 MDT Salt Lake City kidnapping foiled when would-be abductor pulled up behind cop car http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58325281-78/suspect-car-police-victim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58325281-78/suspect-car-police-victim.html.csp">Salt Lake City kidnapping foiled when would-be abductor pulled up behind cop car</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T21:48:37.521-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For an alleged kidnapping victim, freedom came when he and his would-be abductor happened upon a Salt Lake City police car. About 12:35 a.m. Friday, the officers had just made a traffic stop on another vehicle near 400 South and 200 West when the victim drove up behind the police cruiser. That is when driver jumped out from behind the wheel and ran up to the officers, stating he was being kidnapped by his male passenger. The officers quickly handcuffed the 34-year-old suspect, still in the car,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325281@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:48:37 MDT