CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Another airline mishap making headlines; the most recent incident involving a family from Northeast Ohio.
The Ilg family tells Cleveland 19 that their 12-year-old son was traveling by himself back to Cleveland after visiting his grandma in Tampa, Fla. and was kicked off his aircraft.
The minor was taken off the flight after a gate agent allowed him on the Frontier Airlines plane without a minor fee, which is supposed to be paid ahead of time. The family said they paid the minor fee when they bought the round-trip ticket on a third party site. However, those with Frontier Airlines said their website won't allow you to buy a minor ticket without paying the unaccompanied minor fee for both legs of the flight.
Frontier Airlines released this statement saying: