• Australian Veterans Turn Down Priority Boarding

    11 days ago - By Global Traveler Usa

    Military veterans in Australia turned down Virgin Australia's offer for priority boarding.
    “It's a very American thing to do. We're not quite as loud or noisy as that,” said Mike Carlton, the author of several books about Australia's military history, according to The New York Times. “Australians are a little more subtle.”
    “It's just not in our nature to do stuff like that. Almost any veteran I can think of would be hideously embarrassed by being singled out like that,” Mr. Carlton added. “I've interviewed a lot of them for my books: World War II vets, vets from the Burma-Siam railway...
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