US Airways CEO to be jailed for 1 (one) day:
The CEO of US Airways, Doug Parker, was sentenced to one day in prison for driving under the influence of alcohol in Phoenix. He accepted full responsibility for his DUI charge by pleading guilty. Mr. Parker was caught speeding (he went 65 mph in a 45 mph zone) in Scottsdale, AZ. The local court ordered Mr. Parker to spend 24 hours in jail on March 15th, and additionally fined him $1,646.25. He was also ordered to receive alcohol screening at the Center for Recovering Families.
A US Airways spokesman has confirmed the report and also added that Doug Parker pleaded guilty against the advice of his attorney.
Fun fact: Doug Parker was arrested the night that Delta Air Lines rejected a takeover bid from US Airways!!