Tag: drunk

Canadian travellers: do’s and don’ts when travelling and staying in vacation rentals

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 11, 2019 20:13

The annual 2019 Airplane and Hotel Etiquette Study results are released by Expedia, offering a deep dive into Canadian travellers' preferences, behaviours, and pet peeves. And while we all have ... Read More

‘Attempted hijacking’: Aeroflot passenger demands to be flown to Afghanistan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 15:34

Russian Aeroflot Flight SU1515 was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger attempted to hijack the aircraft, demanding that the plane be diverted to Afghanistan. Aeroflot Boeing 737 ... Read More

American Beverage Institute: Come to Utah for vacation, leave on probation

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018 21:10

The American Beverage Institute, a national restaurant group feels the tourism industry is getting hurt in not allowing visitors to drink more than 2 beers and driving a car. The ... Read More

2018’s Best Cities for New Year’s Eve named

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 10, 2018 06:30

With New Year’s Eve around the corner and the majority of Americans spending up to $200 each on the occasion per year, WalletHub today released its report on 2018’s Best ... Read More

Drunk pilot taken off Milwaukee flight

editor editor- February 17, 2012 08:48

A Chautauqua Airlines pilot was kept off a flight in Omaha, Nebraska, Thursday morning after he failed a blood-alcohol test, a spokeswoman for the Federal Aviation Administration said. Read More

Drunk Brits get into fight, stabbed in Greece

editor editor- July 14, 2011 07:20

A British holidaymaker has been killed and four of his friends injured on the Greek island of Zakynthos after a row with a taxi driver. Read More

Drunk US pilot arrested at Amsterdam airport

editor editor- September 16, 2010 04:09

AMSTERDAM - Dutch police said that intoxicated American pilot has been detained when he was preparing a plane for takeoff . Read More

Is Henry VIII banned from United Airlines?

editor editor- May 17, 2010 03:10

Did Tudors star Jonathan Rhys Myers get banned from flying on United Airlines? Read More

US airline pilot facing jail for being legally drunk

editor editor- January 6, 2010 03:48

An American airline pilot prepared to fly a plane fly out of Heathrow Airport while three times over the legal drink-fly limit, a court heard. Read More

Allegedly drunken pilot suspended by United

editor editor- November 11, 2009 03:06

CHICAGO - United Airlines has suspended a pilot who was arrested in London on suspicion that he was about to fly a Boeing 767 with 124 passengers while drunk, the ... Read More

Drunk Russian pilot denied permission to take off

editor editor- October 12, 2009 06:41

A drunk Russian pilot was denied permission to take off from Frankfurt airport, police said. Read More

Drunk and peeing on a statue – must be a British tourist

editor editor- August 21, 2009 03:30

The reputation of Britons abroad suffered yet another setback this week, when 19-year-old Thomas Strong was expelled from Turkey for exposing himself and shouting obscenities at a statue of the ... Read More

British tourists fall to death in Alpine ravine

editor editor- March 2, 2009 03:27

Two British tourists have plunged to their deaths down a French Alpine ravine that has claimed the lives of seven other holidaymakers in 10 years. Read More

Airline passenger jailed after drunken ‘Allah’ outburst on flight

editor editor- January 9, 2009 03:54

Passengers feared that Turkish born Hamdi Yazici was planning a terrorist attack when he drunkenly got up and began shouting in his native language. Read More

Couple accuse United Airlines of overserving husband, causing him to beat wife

editor editor- December 18, 2008 04:30

This is no bar bet, it's a lawsuit. Can you get drunk on a flight, then sue the airline for giving you the booze? Read More

‘Drunk’ United Airlines pilot arrested at London airport

editor editor- October 21, 2008 04:18

LONDON – A United Airlines pilot was arrested at London's Heathrow Airport on suspicion of being over the legal alcohol limit, police confirmed on Monday. Read More

Tourists in drunken hostage drama

editor editor- July 31, 2008 03:31

A Swedish couple had their romantic Scottish holiday brought to an abrupt halt after they were taken hostage by a drunk sheep shearer, a court has heard. Read More

Drunk Brits force flight to land in Germany

editor editor- July 27, 2008 11:30

BERLIN - Two drunken British women went on a rampage on a charter plane, hitting one flight attendant with a bottle of vodka and trying to open a cabin door ... Read More