The Younger and the Stressed star Eric Braeden had some selection phrases for Air Canada, ripping into the airline over social media about his son’s current “dismal” flying expertise.
Braeden took to X, previously Twitter, on Monday to blast the airline after his son was informed by firm employees that he was too late to journey to Florida on a flight departing Toronto’s Pearson Worldwide Airport.
“Air Canada is a dismal airline, with an smug employees, mediocre service, and so on!” his publish begins.
The 82-year-old, well-known for enjoying the function of Victor Newman on the long-running cleaning soap opera, insisted that there was plenty of time for his son to catch the flight.
“He was there in loads of time for baggage to be stowed; they informed him it took three hours to take action, clearly he requested why it took that lengthy!! He realized later whereas going via US CUSTOMS THAT IT TOOK A FRACTION THEREOF,” the publish continues.
He added that his son was informed his baggage was on the aircraft however that, in some way, he was too late to board.
“He once more begged the folks at gate to let him on! They refused as a result of he hadn’t been there precisely 3 hours earlier than! He then went to customer support solely to come across some very impolite B—H!! US customs simply stated ‘welcome to AIR CANADA’!”
“Now, I really like VISITING CANADA, however your NATIONAL AIRLINE is NOT GOOD ADVERTISING FOR YOUR COUNTRY!!!” he concluded the publish.
Air Canada has not but replied to International Information’ request for touch upon these accusations.
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Followers of the cleaning soap star shortly took to the publish’s replies to share their very own Air Canada horror tales.
“Sure, Air Canada is a crumbling enterprise. Nothing good comes from them. Sorry your loved ones needed to discover out the onerous manner…as a Canadian I make certain to by move them when reserving flights. The horror tales they create…” shared one particular person.
“Eric, we Canadians know, and now sadly you now know as properly, that Air Canada’s motto is, ‘We’re not happy, till you’re not happy,’” one other quipped.
Braeden took time to answer to lots of his followers within the feedback, together with one one that objected to him calling an airline worker a “b—h.”
“Do you suppose your PC crap prevents me from calling what one thing or anyone is??? I’m from the old-fashioned,” he fired again.
Later, he returned to the platform to make clear that he loves coming to Canada and that his frustrations had been solely with the airline.
“I really like coming to your nation, have been throughout CANADA, been visiting for over 40 years, solely encountered very pleasant folks; nonetheless, AIR CANADA shouldn’t be what it could possibly be!” he wrote.
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“Haphazard service, and so on! Having stated that, it’s an issue with a number of ‘privatized’ corporations!”
He additionally clarified that he wasn’t making an attempt to make use of his movie star standing to garner particular remedy.
“Have NEVER taken benefit of being a considerably acquainted face, NEVER!”
International Information has reached out to Braeden for additional remark however didn’t hear again as of publication time.
Braeden’s son’s encounter with Air Canada marks the latest incident in a string of dangerous press over buyer complaints.
Simply final week a British Columbia man with spastic cerebral palsy stated he needed to drag himself off an Air Canada flight in Las Vegas when he was informed the airline’s third-party floor help personnel weren’t out there to assist him.
In late October, Canada’s chief accessibility officer Stephanie Cadieux stated Air Canada forgot her wheelchair in Toronto and it wasn’t out there to her when she disembarked in Vancouver.
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And in September, the corporate issued an apology after they allegedly escorted prospects off a aircraft after they refused to take a seat in a chair lined with vomit all through their greater than four-hour flight.
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