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American Airlines Hosts Pizza Party On ERJ-175 Following DiversionOn Tuesday, an American Eagle service was heading to Charlotte, North Carolina from Key West, Florida, when it was forced to divert to Charleston, South Carolina, due to severe thunderstorms. The Embraer ERJ-175 had taken off 40 minutes late and then spent hours sitting at Charleston. However, to cheer up the passengers, the captain ordered pizza for everyone on the aircraft. (simpleflying.com) More...
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Rock on to that pilot
I am pretty sure it was not the Company footing the bill.
fully agree. The accounting bean-counters would have a fit! Hopefully an executive will do the right thing and quietly ask the pilot to expense it along with the message, , , , please do not repeat.
Had that same thing happen in Boston several years ago. American pilot purchased pizzas for all and the drinks were free even in coach.
Can you imagine the complexity of pizza for 75 and make everybody happy?
Not to mention transporting 75 pizzas