Travel Passenger Tries to Stage a Sit-in Protest on Plane After Flight Canceled

08:15  13 october  2017
08:15  13 october  2017 Source:   Travel + Leisure

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By the time passengers were seated, the destination airport in Bali had closed for the evening and the flight had to be rescheduled. One man on the plane started to stage a “ sit - in ,” inciting other passengers to “occupy” their plane , according to a translation from The Daily Mail.

FURIOUS passengers staged a sit -down protest on a BA jet after enduring two 'terrifying' aborted flights to London in 24 hours. About 70 refused to leave the plane for five hours as it sat on the runway in Saudi Arabia in temperatures of 50C yesterday.

Plane taking off at sunset © Provided by Press Association Plane taking off at sunset There are many things travelers want to do after their flight gets cancelled after a long delay. Cry. Scream. Maybe write a strongly worded letter to the airline. One man, in particular, decided to try and start a revolution.

Passengers had boarded a Boeing 737 for a flight from Jakarta, Indonesia, to Bali on October 2, but the initial take-off slot was missed due to technical issues, so the plane arrived late.

By the time passengers were seated, the destination airport in Bali had closed for the evening and the flight had to be rescheduled.

One man on the plane started to stage a “sit-in,” inciting other passengers to “occupy” their plane, according to a translation from The Daily Mail. The man claimed to be a lawyer during his speech.

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  Naked Passenger Delays Spirit Airlines Flight "He removed his clothes and then approached a flight attendant," McCarran International Airport spokesman Chris Jones said. "He removed his clothes and then approached a flight attendant," McCarran International Airport spokesman Chris Jones told NBC affiliate News 3 Las Vegas. "Metro officers were called and he was given medical attention.

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Roughly 70 angry passengers staged an 18-hour sit in on a Hong Kong Airlines plane on Friday after their flight to Shanghai was cancelled . There were about 200 passengers on Flight 235 that was set to take off for Shanghai at 9 p.m. on Friday.

He said, in Indonesian, “There was another plane going to Medan which has been delayed for seven hours. It has still not departed. The passengers were given £17 and they still haven't left. Do you want money and they still don't fly?”

Airport security and police were called to the scene and took the man off the plane by force.

“If we get off the plane it's not going anywhere tonight,” he said. “Lion Air will not fly us at all. There is a reason they want us to leave. Now we are in charge of this plane.”

Unfortunately, if a plane has technical issues or no destination cleared for landing, it can't take off — no matter what passengers say.

Other passengers eventually got off the plane and were given compensation for the delay and put up for the night. They made the three-hour flight to Bali the next morning.

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  Naked Passenger Delays Spirit Airlines Flight "He removed his clothes and then approached a flight attendant," McCarran International Airport spokesman Chris Jones said. "He removed his clothes and then approached a flight attendant," McCarran International Airport spokesman Chris Jones told NBC affiliate News 3 Las Vegas. "Metro officers were called and he was given medical attention.

That’s what happened to a group of Chinese travelers who after a seven-hour delay waiting for their flight to leave Singapore’s Changi Airport decided to stage a sit in , on the plane , when it eventually landed at Hong Kong at 5:30am on November 16.

A GROUP of passengers staged a mutiny on a plane at Barcelona airport in protest over a Senegalese immigrant They all stood up, refusing to sit down and put their seatbelts on, saying And given how late the flight took off, the return plane from Dakar to Barcelona was unable to fly last

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You can now stay in the suite where John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 'Bed-In for Peace' protest happened .
It's also where Give Peace a Chance was recorded© Provided by National magazine company ltd (Hearst UK) While guests could book Suite 1742 before, the Fairmont Queen Elizabeth has revamped the room to pay homage to this iconic moment. They newly re-designed hotel room has mid-century design features, window decals inspired by their original protest signs, as well as several objects from the actual protest in 1969.

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