Many U.S. airlines including American, Southwest, United, Delta, Alaska, Frontier and JetBlue have announced passengers must wear masks while flying. USA TODAY
Ten seconds into the welcome-aboard greeting on a Southwest Airlines flight from Providence, Rhode Island, to Chicago on Father’s Day, the flight attendant launched into the usual script about .
“Shortly after takeoff, we’ll offer complimentary soft drinks,” she said, before catching herself and giving the COVID-19 version of the food-and-drink service announcement.
“Oh, just kidding,” she added, catching herself before she rattled off the next line about alcoholic beverages for sale.
“Sorry, I go into autopilot sometimes. We are offering a limited service at this time of just a cup of water