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Helicopter Carrying WWE’s Shane McMahon Makes Emergency Landing in Ocean

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In 2009 a US Airways plane landed in the Hudson River with nobody onboard being seriously injured. The events on the day are known as the Miracle on the Hudson.

Another miracle took place on the water when a helicopter made an emergency landing in the Atlantic Ocean. Continue reading Helicopter Carrying WWE’s Shane McMahon Makes Emergency Landing in Ocean

Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game

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Four Seattle Mariners minor league players didn’t want to wake up early for their team’s road trip to New Mexico. Rather than get up at 3:00am, they planned to catch a flight with American Airlines.

When the flight didn’t work out, they decided to take an extremely pricey Uber ride to meet up with their team.  Continue reading Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game

Look Inside the Best US Hotel, Bucket List US Destinations, Countries with Fastest WiFi, Airbnb Host Fined $5K, FAA Rules on Grounded Plane Temperature, Candy Divides A Town & More- Travel News

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Qantas Freezes Pet Bird To Death, Won’t Take Responsibility

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A 21 year-old Australian woman, Danielle Di Fiore moved to “London in March with her boyfriend and best friends, two year-old Indian ringneck parrots Kakota and Elvis“.

She paid Qantas a huge sum of money to get her birds to London, but one didn’t arrive in good health, dying of hypothermia soon after. Continue reading Qantas Freezes Pet Bird To Death, Won’t Take Responsibility

American Airlines Flight Delayed Due To Pee Smell

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An American Airlines flight was supposed to fly from Los Angeles to Washington, DC last weekend. The flight ended up with a long delay for a bizarre and smelly reason.

FOX News writes that the flight was delayed “due to a reported smell of urine coming from the cabin.” Continue reading American Airlines Flight Delayed Due To Pee Smell

The Oddest Checked Luggage Ever- A Can of Beer!

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Back in 2012 I came across what I’d considered the oddest checked luggage I’ve ever seen.

Since then, no luggage has really caught my attention as being odd or strange. However, I did see the oddest airline passenger back in February. (No, it isn’t really a person!)

So what might a can of beer and checked luggage have in common? Continue reading The Oddest Checked Luggage Ever- A Can of Beer!

American Beaten To Death in Greece, Surreal Landscapes, Best Affordable Beach Getaways, Airline Passenger Prefer Employees To Tech & More- Travel News

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Quack Quack- Service Ducks On A Plane! Yes Really…

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image: Instagram @TSA

It seems like anything goes these days when it comes to service animals flying on planes.

Last summer an emotional support marmoset was loose on a plane. An emotional support pig was kicked off of a US Airways flight a few years back. There has been other odd support animals on planes over the years like turkeys and miniature horses!

As some of you may have know, the TSA has one of the most entertaining Instagram accounts. Continue reading Quack Quack- Service Ducks On A Plane! Yes Really…