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Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:33 pm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19206924

This happened at Rome airport. He climbs onto the belt and goes to sleep,when operations starts he goes off on his travels.

I like the quote,"[The Norwegian] could have carried on going round the main belt but he could never have ended up in sensitive areas of the airport."

I guess that is only because he did not have a check-in Bar code on his wrist.   
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Fri Aug 10, 2012 3:54 pm

Quoting readytotaxi (Thread starter):
but he could never have ended up in sensitive areas of the airport."

The staff canteen is strictly passenger free.  
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Fri Aug 10, 2012 9:30 pm

It is guys like that why we have to have signs like these. I spotted this at ORD back in '07.

http://i204.photobucket.com/albums/bb309/NWA747/SignatORD.jpg
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:31 pm

50 meters? Put a tag on him and he could have traveled 1000 kilometers.
 
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:04 am

As you all might understand by now, us Norwegians are fully capable of sleeping with anybody, anytime and anywhere.   

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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:21 am

I am curious how much radiation he was exposed to when he was scanned?
I can only imagine since it was never intended to be used on people that it must exceed the normal amount in a Hospital.
 
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 1:33 am

Quoting beau222 (Reply 5):
I can only imagine since it was never intended to be used on people that it must exceed the normal amount in a Hospital.

And without the lead apron protecting the family jewels.
 
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 2:44 am

Quoting readytotaxi (Thread starter):
when operations starts he goes off on his travels.

Will he have to pay an additional "Passenger Movement Charge" ?
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:28 am

Quoting Quokkas (Reply 7):
Will he have to pay an additional "Passenger Movement Charge" ?

Could you imagine the excess baggage charges if he was flying on Ryanair? Sir, thats 70kgs, and you had'nt reserved in advance, and its out of gague, and not correctly labled. The check-in girl would be having shivers of extasy over her commission.
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:40 am

Quoting bestwestern (Reply 8):
Could you imagine the excess baggage charges if he was flying on Ryanair?

     
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 4:51 am

"Your attention, please. No-frills passengers now arriving."
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RE: Drunk Asleep On Luggage Belt Travels 50m.

Sat Aug 11, 2012 5:34 am

Quoting KBUF (Reply 10):
"Your attention, please. No-frills passengers now arriving."

It took 10 replies for this to be referenced. What is this site coming to?

Bravo to BUF for giving us the timeless quote and bravo to the norwegian for making us chuckle.
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