Old Feb 28, 16, 11:12 pm
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extramileage
 
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Originally Posted by Lucky_man View Post

I spoke to the customer service manager afterwards. She said she would talk to the FA because there was no such rule. The issue was that my shoes were not secured and the FA could have just put them in the overhead.

Not to mention she could have just asked me to hold them.
Actually, having no loose items such as shoes on the ground is enforced pretty regularly on EK flights (at least in J on 777 where there is no stowage under the seat in front of you), but she should have given you the opportunity to stow the shoes in the overhead compartment or even do it for you.
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