If you ever fell asleep on the job (even though you’re not supposed to), normally you would expect to wake up in the same place you fell asleep in, right? This happened to a FedEx worker, but with a slight twist.
101 passengers en route to Caracas expected nice treat vacations when they arrived in Venezuela. However, their plane never even took off from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International. This Dynamic Airways flight apparently just had its 30th birthday. The engine caught fire before takeoff, with the passengers trapped on the plane. Hit the jump to find out how they escaped.
A family of nine on their way to Dominican Republic got kicked off their JFK flight yesterday. During boarding, one member of the family took about half an hour to stow his bag in the overhead compartment. He challenged the flight attendant when she asked him to have a seat. She felt unsafe and threatened, so she had the entire Kimchy family removed from the Jet Blue flight. Hit the jump to find out exactly why she called them “animals.”
Kunming Airline has a training ritual unique to its airline. After a flight attendant’s first 30 to 50 hours of work, senior stewardesses lock the newbie into the overhead compartment. Photos of this “ritual” appeared online through the WeChat app, and people call this ritual dangerous. Hit the jump to find out why.
A man shooting rain video out the window of a plane captured some an incredible footage Tuesday. Jack Perkins was delayed in Atlanta when he pulled out his phone, and he caught a lightening bolt strike a plane sitting on the runway! Hit the jump for the video!