Posted by: athomas
A sociologist, who has proclaimed expertise in angry women, broke into an anti-American rant on a Miami-bound flight.

She then lit up a cigarette to further her point.

What a class act.

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Posted by: athomas
Cockpit rushing is nothing new. It was ubiquitous pre-9/11, slowed down for a while, and now has come back front and center.

Check out the story of the latest rusher on a United flight.
Posted by: athomas
Now this a cool story. There are a lot of ways to break it down. I won't even try...

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Posted by: athomas
A middle-aged South Korean brat is facing three years in jail for an air rage incident over nuts.


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Posted by: athomas
The exponential rise of China's domestic air transport system has occurred in a few short years.

As a result, things most often don't go as expected, which has exacerbated the number of air rage incidents there.

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Another drunk, another diversion...

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Posted by: athomas
An interesting case about a passenger and an incident involving empty seats.

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In my 2001 book AIR RAGE, I documented several cases of pigs- yes, pigs!- committing disruptive incidents, including rushing through the cockpit door.

Last week, it happened again, when an "emotional support" pig lost control on a US Airways flight.

Political correctness at its finest...

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The latest celebrity assault on a flight attendant- this time out of Ireland - is an outrage.

Check out here to read the full story.

Dishearteningly, celebrities and air rage incidents like these are an all-too-common occurrence.

Here is a link to an earlier story that tells the sorry history of some jerks behaving badly.
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Previously ignored documents have been uncovered that detail how the 9/11 hijackers were casing Boston's Logan International Airport months before they flew AA 11 and UA 175 into the World Trade Center towers.

Paul Sperry has the full story here.