Emilie de Ravin Wants American Airlines To "Dismiss" One Of Their Employees

Emilie de Ravin was not pleased with the service given to her on an American Airlines flight and she wants everyone to know!

The Once Upon a Time actress took to twitter to publicly ask the airline to "dismiss" one of their employees, according to E! News. She said she was boarding a flight at LAX when a flight attendant used "physical force" to try and grab her breast pump carry-on out of her hands.

"Dear @AmericanAir I was grabbed forcefully, my carry on bag ripped out of my hand @ lax this morning by AA employee A. 3 witnesses," she began. "By an @AmericanAir female employee...Please kindly dismiss this woman from @americanair employment."

She continued, "Luckily our pilot was very kind and helpful & apologetic on woman's behalf & assisted in getting her name & instructions on who to contact to report her."

The actress believes the employee was in the wrong and wants there to be repercussions.

"However ther is NO excuse 4 physical force being used on someone trying to take her breast pump carry on.NOT OK @AmericanAir #accountability," she said, adding. "Apart from this incident and DISCUSTING woman, thank you for a smooth and safe flight."

American Airlines released a statement to E! News regarding the incident: "American Airlines is looking into the situation and apologizes to the customer for the inconvenience. Passengers are allowed to have two carry-on items. A breast pump is considered a medical device and should've been allowed on the plane, which eventually it was."


This article first appeared on Womanista.com