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WATCH: ‘Drunk’ woman on motorised suitcase chased by police through airport

While we at Travel Weekly of course respect the law, we have nothing but admiration for this person’s method of escape.

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Aviation

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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Pilot forced to hit the breaks as man jumps out of moving Southwest Airlines flight

Unruly passengers in the US are changing it up from their usual string of mask non-compliance and alcohol-induced recklessness with this amateur display of parkour.

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Passenger claims flight attendant told her to glue a mask to her distressed toddler’s face

A mother has taken to social media to call out a flight attendant who she claims gave her a rather distressing ultimatum.

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Traveller caught using fake vaccine certificate after misspelling ‘Moderna’

While we do not condone using fake documents to skip mandatory quarantine requirements, we do advise travellers to at least Google the name of their chosen vaccine before doing so.

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WATCH: Airline rescues passenger’s forgotten phone in very skillful display

We reckon this skillful effort deserves an inclusion in the next highlights reel on ESPN’s SportsCenter.

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Student hilariously exploits airline’s baggage loophole by checking in pool noodle

Not only did this TikToker manage to pull a very clever prank, but she also went viral and won a $20 bet in the process.

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Ex-airline pilot sentenced for watching porn mid-flight and exposing genitals

A former airline pilot has learned his fate after pleading guilty to some rather inappropriate behaviour during a flight.

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Flight attendant loses two teeth after passenger attack, as union calls for more protection

A cabin crew union in the US said incidences of passengers verbally and physically abusing staff has climbed since the pandemic began.

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“Ours is significantly cheaper”: Airline pokes fun at Louis Vuitton’s $50K plane bag

The French fashion house has caused quite a stir online, unveiling a plane-shaped bag that is more expensive than a small aircraft.

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Aviation

Flight evacuated following threatening note

Passengers have been evacuated from a plane at an international airport in the US after flight attendants uncovered a written threat.

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Steaks on a plane: TikTok prankster appears to cook steak on aircraft toilet

How does one cook a steak using an airline toilet? Well, you’re just going to have to click on the article and find out, aren’t you?

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