put (someone) on a flight

This is a phrase that airline employees use when talking to passengers in an airport. When something changes with a customer's scheduled flight, the employees will offer tickets for other flights like this:

I can put you on a flight leaving at 2:15.

You can use the same phrase when you're asking airline employees to give you a seat on a flight.

Can you put me on the next flight to New York?

This phrase appears in these lessons: