Taste Flav‘s beef with Spirit Airways is making him a sizzling commodity with a rival provider — Southwest Airways has entered the chat and it comes bearing helpful items.
Sources near the rap icon/actuality TV star inform TMZ … Flav and his camp have been contacted by a Southwest honcho after they received wind of his Las Vegas airport rant after lacking a Spirit flight.
We’re informed the exec is a buddy of somebody on Flav’s group, and made him an give you’d suppose he merely cannot refuse — flying without cost with Southwest at any time when he needs.
TMZ broke the story … the Public Enemy rapper misplaced his cool, when he was denied entry to his Spirit flight. He claimed the agent shut the door in his face, setting off a heated backwards and forwards.
Spirit investigated the incident and determined the client was proper — the airline refunded FF and upgraded him to “Gold”, its highest frequent flier tier.
Now that the mud has settled, Flav’s received choices! A rep tells us he is getting an outpouring of affection from flight attendants with a number of airways — together with Delta and American. Southwest even sweetened the pot, throwing in a buddy cross to go together with his free journey.
Flav has an excellent historical past with Southwest — he performed honorary flight attendant throughout a previous flight into Vegas — so, perhaps the airline is within the driver’s seat for his enterprise.
Both approach, he is popping out because the winner after that Spirit rant.