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Passengers Unite After Man Told to Leave Flight

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A US Airways flight from Philadelphia to LongIsland lost all its passengers Wednesday when everyone walked off the plane insolidarity with a blind man and his seeing eye dog.

Passengers say Albert Rizzi was not allowedto bring his dog on the plane unless it could travel under the seat.

Outraged passengers left the flight and tooka bus with Rizzi and his dog.

Albert Rizzi says, "I wake up tomorrowmorning and I feel extremely satisfied that I had 35 people who did the rightthing. Who got up and said no. These people, all of them, got on a bus anddrove three and a half hours from Philadelphia. They could have stayed on theplane. But they chose not to. I'm so humbled."