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TravelCabin Fever: Aeromexico Passengers Stuck on Diverted Plane Call 911

02:20  12 january  2019
02:20  12 january  2019 Source:   thepointsguy.com

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Passengers said they were not allowed to get off the plane , even when the air conditioning stopped working and they ran out of food and water. Transat somehow managed to get the lights back on, but with no sign of an end to the sweaty situation, at least one passenger called 911 .

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Aeromexico flight passengers were in for a long day after their flight was diverted from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Oakland International Airport (OAK).  Due to disputes between the airline and the airport, travelers aboard the plane were held for four hours on the tarmac leading to 911 calls, near-arrests and a trip to the hospital.

Flight 622 landed on Thursday in OAK from Guadalajara at 10:30am following a diversion due to heavy fog. The airline said in a statement that it had no Oakland operations and that it needed special authorization from the airport to deplane passengers. However, this resulted in the passengers being held aboard the plane with no air conditioning, food or water. Eventually, some passengers took it upon themselves to contact authorities, calling 911 to say that they were being held on the plane against their will.

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Two arrested after Aeromexico plane stuck on … Share this Some passengers called 911 , others phoned passenger rights advocates and still others reached out to family and friends desperately trying to find a way to get off the plane after their flight from Guadalajara got diverted to Oakland instead of

Diverted flight leaves passengers stuck on tarmac for hours - Продолжительность: 3:17 CTV Airline removes passengers : Frontier kicks father, daughter off plane for complaining - TomoNews Passengers call 911 after being stuck on a plane with no AC - Продолжительность: 1:03 New York

Some passengers took to social media to air their complaints:

Things really took off from there, as one “unruly” passenger was detained for threatening to open the emergency door exit and another for interfering with the aircraft and flight crew. However, both men were allowed to eventually leave the aircraft without being arrested.  Another woman had difficulty breathing in the hot, stuffy airplane and had to be given oxygen. Eventually, she was taken to the hospital.

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The plane then sat on the tarmac for four hours. Again, passengers were unable to leave the aircraft. In a statement Wednesday, the CTA said it One woman on the Brussels flight told CBC News that passengers were stuck in a sweltering cabin without air conditioning after the plane ran out of fuel.

Passengers has been stuck on Aeromexico flight 662 since it landed about 10:40 a.m. Aeromexico decided not to deplane the passengers at Oakland. Ray Kelly said several passengers had also called 911 to report being held on the plane against their will. Kelly said the two passengers were

By Thursday afternoon, the plane was moved to Gate 1 at OAK and passengers were finally allowed to disembark the plane and head to the terminal after four hours. Oakland Airport, in a statement, later disputed Aeromexico’s reasoning, saying that it is an airline’s decision whether to allow passengers to deplane at the diversion airport.

Featured image by John Gress/Corbis via Getty Images.

Pilot orders pizza for his stranded passengers.
Stranded for hours on a snowy tarmac, passengers on an Air Canada flight were beginning to feel the stress, but their pilot knew the answer: 23 pizzas delivered to the airplane's door. Air Canada Flight 608 left Toronto bound for Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Monday night, but bad weather forced the aircraft to be diverted to Fredericton, New Brunswick. After several hours stuck in the plane, the pilot decided to order food. Jofee Larivée, the manager at Minglers Restaurant and Pub in Oromocto, received the pilot's call and took down his order for 23 pizzas topped with cheese and pepperoni.

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