Southwest Airlines is waiving fees for passengers who want to avoid flying on the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.
Southwest said, "We are working with customers who wish to rebook their flight to another aircraft type on a case-by-case basis." A Southwest rep said, "As a courtesy, we will waive the fare difference for the new flight between the same city pairs." The move follows an Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people onboard, says Business Insider.
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