Old Apr 16, 17, 3:07 pm
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prestonh
 
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Originally Posted by justhere View Post
From everything reported so far, they were "must ride". If that's correct then they were positive space. Essentially they would have had reservations in some way, shape, or form as soon as the airline put them on the flight manifest as passengers.
If they were positive space before boarding began then 4 pax would not have been boarded to begin with, they would not have had seats. Why doesn't everyone understand this: The employees were assigned the flight after the pax boarded, legally and physically.

Additionally 'must ride' is a company designation, not a legal one that overrides the priority of a passenger's legally held reservation per 14 CFR 250.2a
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