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September 18, 2018 8:06 AM Man ejected from easyJet flight for being wrong kind of pissed

A MAN has been ejected from an easyJet flight for being the wrong kind of pissed, it has been confirmed. Tom Booker was escorted from the plane before take-off for being morose, belligerent and forgetful instead of boisterous, patriotic and annoying. Being the wrong type of drunk accounts for 98 per cent of alcohol-related ejections from commercial flights 21

September 18, 2018 1:39 AM Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa to become moon space tourist

It is not yet clear how much he has paid for the trip on SpaceX's Big Falcon Rocket or when it is likely to take place. Billionaire Yusaku Maezawa declared "I choose to go the the Moon" after being introduced by SpaceX's chief executive Elon Musk at the company's headquarters in California. The ex punk band drummer made his money in online fashion with his company 6

September 16, 2018 3:51 AM Airport ‘arrest’ ordeal for girl, 12

A TWELVE-YEAR-OLD girl who flew from New York to meet her mother was held at Manchester Airport for nearly six hours as she was questioned, fingerprinted and barred from calling her family. Amelia Clemmings was released “on bail” but her US passport was seized and she was ordered to return to the airport next day and leave the country within 24 hours 7

September 12, 2018 3:45 AM Libya's Tripoli airport diverts flights after rocket attack

The only working airport in Libya's capital, Tripoli, has diverted flights after it came under rocket fire. There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties at Mitiga International Airport after the attack on Tuesday night. The airport had only reopened on Friday following clashes between rival militias. A UN-backed government is nominally in power 6

September 10, 2018 4:09 PM British boy stranded in Belgium is on his way back to UK

A six-year-old boy left stranded in Belgium after he was denied permission to board a flight home is on his way back to the UK. Mohamed Bangoura, from Sheffield, was returning to the UK with a family friend on 2 September when his passport was rejected by Belgian authorities. The Home Office said Mohamed's passport had been revoked as it was not valid 11

September 9, 2018 2:41 PM British man dies after Jet2 flight diverted to Toulouse

The flight to Ibiza was diverted to Toulouse for the man to get medical assistance, but he died in hospital in France. The man, who has not yet been named, was flying from Manchester to the Spanish island of Ibiza when the plane had to be diverted to France because of the medical emergency. He was taken to hospital by ambulance when the plane landed 13

September 8, 2018 1:17 AM Three pilots hailed as heroes after a July crash in Durango, Mexico, are fired by a Mexican airline

Three pilots hailed as heroes for saving lives of 103 people when Aeromexico flight crashed are FIRED as it's revealed a trainee was at the controls during take-off Three pilots celebrated as heroes aboard the Aeromexico plane that crashed into a field off the runway at an airport in northwest Mexico in late July were fired Thursday as it was revealed 11

September 8, 2018 12:08 AM Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, takes to the skies for the final time

Hero Battle of Britain pilot, 99, who is one of only six surviving members of 'The Few' takes to the skies for the final time - in a Spitfire A hero Battle of Britain pilot has taken to the skies at the tender age of 99 for the last time - in a Spitfire. World War II ace Archie McInnes is one of only six surviving RAF pilots who took part in the vital 7

September 6, 2018 1:58 PM British boy, 6, 'left stateless in Belgium as passport rejected'

A six-year-old boy has been left stranded and "stateless" in Belgium after he was denied permission to board a flight home, politicians have said. Mohamed Barrak Diallo, who was born in Leeds, was travelling back to the UK with a family friend when his passport was rejected by Belgian authorities. An MEP and MP have written a joint letter to the Home Secretary 15

September 5, 2018 6:45 PM How Salisbury 'assassins' spent two days in Britain before their deadly attack

The assassins' trail: How Russian spies flew into Gatwick, spent two days at £48-a-night east London hotel and made TWO train journeys to Salisbury before fleeing via Heathrow after carrying out poison attack The movements of the two Russian agents during their 55-hour whistlestop trip to the UK were set out in painstaking detail by Scotland Yard today 10 1