‘Dragging man’ row prompts Luton Airport to order fleet of wheelchairs

‘Dragging man’ row prompts Luton Airport to order fleet of wheelchairs

Luton Airport has purchased a fleet of 10 self-propelled wheelchairs after footage of paraplegic athlete, Justin Levene, dragging himself through the terminal building went viral.

Mr Levene’s self-propelled wheelchair was left on a flight and he declined to use the alternative equipment the airport offered because he felt it was undignified.

He has now dropped his threat to sue the airport after it took measures to permanently improve disabled facilities.

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