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Passengers tackle man trying to open plane door moments before take-off

Passengers tackle man trying to open plane door moments before take-off

On a Ryanair flight from Zadar, Croatia, an unruly customer attempted to open the door of the aircraft before takeoff, which caused panic among the other passengers. Before he could cause any trouble, the unruly traveller was restrained by his fellow travellers. A boxer from the United Kingdom, aged 27, has been identified as the man involved in the incident. A video of the entire incident involving the air traveller was taken and posted on social media.

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In a video posted to TikTok, a man is seen getting up from his seat on a crowded flight, taking off his sunglasses, and making erratic gestures towards other passengers before walking down the aisle.

His continuous screams for “open the door” were noticeable, and he is only silenced when two other passengers tackle him to the ground, as says “get him out” ring around the cabin.

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Additional footage provided by the same TikTok user shows authorities capturing the man on the Zadar airport runway. According to reports, the man resisted arrest and was later brought to the hospital.

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According to a Ryanair representative, “This flight from Zadar to London Stansted (30 June) returned to stand after one customer became disruptive as the aircraft was preparing to take off. Before this flight could continue safely to London Stansted, the passenger was taken from the plane by local authorities.

Local police should now handle this situation. Due to this passenger’s disruptive behaviour, we sincerely apologize to all affected passengers for the disruption caused.

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Qantas Announces New Non-Stop Direct Flights from Perth to Paris

Qantas Announces New Non-Stop Direct Flights from Perth to Paris

Qantas has launched new direct flights between Perth and Paris, reconnecting Australia and France for the first time in 20 years.

This new route reduces the travel time between the two cities by approximately three hours and stands as the longest non-stop flight to France globally.

Initially, the flights will operate four times per week during the busy European summer and the Olympic and Paralympic periods, before scaling down to three services per week from mid-August. This new service will provide an additional 75,000 seats between Australia and Europe annually.

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Perth will serve as the gateway to Paris for travelers from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, and other major Australian cities. French tourists will also benefit from seamless connections to over 60 destinations across Australia, allowing them to explore the country’s natural wonders.

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The flights will be operated using Qantas’s Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, which is designed for long-haul travel. Passengers will enjoy large windows, high cabin humidity, and mood lighting to help them feel refreshed upon arrival.

To celebrate the new Paris route, Qantas has introduced several customer initiatives. These include limited edition Martin Grant-designed pyjamas with matching amenity kits and Neil Perry-curated menus for the Business cabin, featuring classic French dishes like Bouillabaisse of snapper and Skull Island prawns and a French 75 cocktail.

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Additionally, a special selection qantas movies list celebrating French cinema, including films such as Amélie and Midnight in Paris, will be available on the international inflight entertainment system throughout July. qantas inflight entertainment movie list 2024.

This route launch follows a significant agreement between Qantas and Perth Airport, aiming to expand the airline’s western hub. This agreement, along with the Group’s fleet renewal program, is set to add 4.4 million additional seats to and from Perth by 2031.

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