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US airline CEOs warn of “chaos” as 5G controversy causes flight cancellations

5G scepticism is spreading throughout the world and this time it isn’t just the tinfoil hat crowd saying their piece.

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Passenger storms cockpit of Miami-bound flight, tries to climb out window

Those tired of hearing about COVID-related flight delays may find novelty in this truly bonkers incident that resulted in no less than a seven-hour delay.

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APAC carrier named world’s safest airline for 2022

Winning the world’s safest airline seems like something all carriers would be proud of, much more so than the notably less coveted “world’s most turbulent airline” award.

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FAA hands out fines worth over $US160,000 for alcohol-related unruliness

Rowdy passengers are footing the bill as they take “screaming drunk” to new heights.

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FAA fines against misbehaving passengers reaches US$1 million

by Ali Coulton

The US aviation authority has clocked 3,889 reports of disruptive passengers in the past year, more than 20 times the number recorded prior to the pandemic.

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WATCH: Flight attendant allegedly duct-tapes 11-year-old to plane seat

It seems staff at this particular airline have once again allowed their affection for duct tape to get the better of them.

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Passenger punch-up breaks out on flight over alleged reclined seat

We know that reclining your seat during a flight is contentious at the best of times, but these passengers have taken the debate to a whole new level.

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American Airlines to cut all Aussie flights

The airline was the first to pull the plug on flights to Australia after the government halved the cap on inbound arrivals.

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Bodybuilder booted off flight for wearing short shorts

This social media personality claims she was kicked off a flight because her outfit would “disturb other families”. 

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Plane passengers receive ‘hands on heads’ order for up to an hour in bizarre airline security measure

We reckon all flight attendants who work in the US deserve a medal, or at least free self-defence classes. Maybe some tasers, too.

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WATCH: Passenger duct-taped to seat after trying to flee plane mid-flight

A TikTok user posted footage of a woman restrained to a chair by duct tape after she allegedly bit and spat at cabin crew before trying to open the plane’s front door.

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Surge in unruly passenger behaviour sparks inflight booze bans

If you thought the increase in stories about unruly passengers of late was just because we find them mildly entertaining, you’re only half right.

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