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7 People Who Landed Themselves In A Social Media Mess

One of our recent articles — 7 Ways To Get Banned From Flying — told how United passenger Chris Roberts tweeted his intention to hack into his aircraft’s flight computers. Once alerted to the content of his Twitter feed, the airline promptly informed the authorities and slapped Roberts with a lifetime ban. While he may […]

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7 Ways To Get Banned From Flying

7 Ways To Get Banned From Flying

In January 2016, a woman’s drunk and disorderly behaviour caused her Jet2 aircraft to divert to Ireland. The 42-year old was fined $10,000, and the airline banned her for life, in line with a zero tolerance policy towards disruptive passengers. Since then, their no-fly list has been growing by the week, and other airlines are […]

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Man Strips Naked at Pulkovo Airport

February News Highlights: A Month of Chaos, Nudity and Shameless Traveller Behaviour

February proved to be another month filled with happenings that were unpredictable, hilarious and sometimes a bit shocking. We were most definitely surprised with the flood of nudity-related stories during this oft-chilly month, and were delighted to see an airport stand up to food price gauging. Coupled with an out of control protest and an […]

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Police Called To Rescue Ryanair Passengers Stranded On The Tarmac

It was a Valentine’s Day flight, but angry passengers were feeling no love for Ryanair after being stranded aboard one of the discount airline’s jets for three and a half hours. Cupid finally arrived though … in the form of an English police officer. About 15 minutes after the officer boarded the plane the 100 […]

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Duty free-for-all aboard Ryanair flight

Irish discount airline Ryanair, infamous for its penny-pinching, had the tables turned on it during a bizarre incident earlier this month. PO’d passengers did the pinching, reportedly raiding a drink cart for booze, cigarettes, food and perfume, during a flight gone wrong from Rabat, in Morocco, to Paris on Jan. 11. Part way into the 2.5-hour flight the pilot […]

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