Flights: Plane delayed when woman tries to halt departure because her daughter is shopping | Travel News | Travel


The flight was delayed yesterday after a woman tried to stop the plane from leaving the airport. The reason for wanting the aircraft today is certainly novel. The female passenger was taken to the airport. She was still shopping in the airport. The flight with the Chinese budget carrier from Bangkok, Thailand to Shanghai, China is delayed by half an hour.

The woman is said to have become "emotional" and tried to prevent cabin crew from closing the door.

A viral video of the incident is sweeping the internet after gaining traction in China.

Footage – believed to be taken by another traveler on the flight – captured the commotion on board.

It shows aggrieved passengers arguing with the flight attendants while the woman is responsible for the brouhaha sits on the floor outside the plane.

Clips of the episode were trending on Chinese short-video platform Douyin yesterday.

A spokesperson told MailOnline that the woman was "emotional" as she tried to prevent the cabin manager from shutting the aircraft door.

She claimed that her daughter had called the flight wait for her two pieces of checked luggage on board.

Pudong International Airport at 9.14am, more than one hour behind schedule.

Spring Airlines condemned the passengers' uncivilized behavior, reported MailOnline, while Chinese web users encouraged the tourism authority to blacklist them. has contacted the Chinese airline for further comment.

Tourists who are classed as "uncivilized" by the China National Tourism Administration could be branded with a "bad behavior record" for up to ten years.

This is likely to restrict future travel and hard credit records.

Last month it emerged a female passenger on a Spirit Airlines flight from Orlando to Newark, USA showed to bizarre, foul-mouthed display before the plane took off.

The individual, who wore her hair in a ponytail and a denim jacket, was a passenger on a budget firm Spirit Airlines flight from Orlando to Newark.

She was filmed waving her phone when she was down at the plane.

Following a foul-out outburst at other travelers, she flashed her bottom in an unsightly twerk.

The woman was soon escorted off the plane by the cabin crew, which prompted a wave of cheers.

Earlier this year, a male passenger was caught on camera drunkenly ranting and calling cabin "paedophiles" in shocking scenes.

Footage, filmed by another passenger, flight attendants trying to restrain the passenger as he shouts into the aircraft aisle.


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