A Delta passenger has shared her expertise of being asked to tape up her window with a security card throughout an eight-hour flight from France to New York after her window shade didn’t work.
Ally Shapiro, a content material creator, posted about her expertise – sharing video from the aircraft displaying that there was no window shade in her window on the flight.
“We’re on an eight-hour flight from Nimes to New York, and that is my window,” she mentioned within the video, gesturing to an unfinished porthole window that had no shade. “No window shade nothing, for eight hours, and it’s like a $4,000 ticket on Delta so thanks Delta.”
In a follow-up submit, that was considered greater than 1.4 million instances, Ms Shapiro shared that she had to take issues into her personal arms and create her personal window shade – with Delta flight attendants giving her tape and security books in order that she may put collectively a makeshift blind.
“If you pay for an especially costly worldwide flight that’s 8 hours lengthy you’ll assume a window shade can be included… they supplied me tape and security books (sarcastically) so I may tape it myself,” she wrote alongside a TikTok video through which she filmed herself taping a makeshift window shade.
“I used to be a really loyal Delta buyer, however this was simply insane. They made us take away it earlier than touchdown as a result of administration can be upset… shouldn’t they be upset for having a damaged window and never letting us swap seats?” she added.
Her submit garnered greater than 66,000 likes and over 500 feedback – with many individuals asking whether or not the airline had supplied to refund her or transfer her seat (she confirmed that neither of those choices was on provide).
Delta didn’t instantly reply to The Unbiased’s request for remark.