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Discussion in 'General Discussion | Travel' started by uggboy, Jun 19, 2015.
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Couple Run Onto Tarmac To Stop Plane In Malta
They will have their day in court!
Judge: "What were you thinking? Why would you run onto the tarmac to stop an airplane?"
Italian Couple: "But this is always the way we board our flights on Alitalia!"
If I were the pilot, I would have been tempted to run them over and have two less morons in the world.
Couple try to flag down Ryanair plane on airport runway
The plane was still parked but its engines were on and the stairs had been removed. The couple were then arrested by security staff who had chased after them.
Clementi and Apollonio, who spent her 23rd birthday in a cell because of the incident, admitted to entering the airport’s restricted zone, and were fined €2,329, which they will pay in instalments.
Prosecuting, Inspector Silvio Magro urged the court to impose a fine on the Italians, saying a suspended prison sentence would send a message that Malta took airport security breaches lightly.
Yes, but think of the paperwork you'd have to complete after that brief moment of righteous joy. Government takes the fun out of many things...