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9.11.19

A 32-Year-Old Man Got Arrested at Delhi Airport for Pretending to Be an 81-Year-Old

His hair was dyed white, he wore large glasses and sat in a wheelchair.

8.27.19

Drug Mule Busted After Australian Airport Security Goes Through His Search History

“Does customs check every bag in Australia?” he asked Google.

8.22.19

An Indian Guy Tried to Stop His Wife From Leaving the Country by Telling Airport Authorities She Was a Suicide Bomber

He made a hoax bomb threat and called his wife a ‘fidayeen’ in the hope that it would prevent her from leaving him.

7.23.19

A Chinese Teen Who Took Two Planes Joyriding Has Been Offered Flying Lessons

Airport authorities were so impressed with the 13-year-old boy's skills that they now want to train him to be a pilot.

1.17.19

The Weird and Wonderful Ways People Smuggle Gold Into India

Up butts and vaginas, powdered and mixed with detergent, in soup sachets and shampoos—even in scrunchies.

1.14.19

I Spent a Day Changi, at the 'World's Best Airport,' and It Was Pretty Good

Singapore's Changi International Airport has more amenities than anyone could ever hope to experience in one visit, so I tried to do them all in under five hours.

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10.2.18

Suitcase Blown Up in Airport Turns Out to Be Just Full of Coconuts

What could have been a very scary situation pretty quickly revealed itself to be a case of simply suspicious fruits (nuts?).

8.10.18

How One Sex Toy Screwed Over an Entire Airport

Airport security somehow mistook it for a bomb.

4.6.18

Pilots Explain Why We Shouldn't Worry About Turbulence

"We avoid turbulence because it's stressful for passengers," says former military pilot Keith Tonkin, "but for pilots it's just not an issue."

2.1.18

This Woman Won't Stop Trying to Sneak onto Airplanes

Marilyn Hartman was arrested at Chicago's airport Sunday just weeks after she got caught slipping onto a flight to London.

7.12.17

An Air Canada Pilot Narrowly Missed 'Greatest Aviation Disaster Ever'

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the situation which saw an Air Canada plane nearly hit four, fully-loaded passenger planes on the tarmac.

4.11.17

A Guy Got Dragged Off an Overbooked United Flight for Refusing to Give Up His Seat

An officer reportedly grabbed the man by his collar and throttled him against an armrest before dragging him down the aisle—and a few passengers caught the whole thing on camera.