Friday, November 29, 2013
Delta Airline Passengers Took Off Clothes As Air Conditioning System Fail Onboard The Flight To Lagos
Nigeria, emerged from the plane half nude on Friday night following a
hellish heat on the aircraft, witnesses said.
It was not clear what caused the air-conditioned system of America's
first class airline to collapse but witnesses described as hellish the
last minutes of the flight from New York to Lagos.
It was learnt that about six people collapsed under the terrible heat,
a source said.
"Passengers said the heat was unbearable. Many people removed their
clothes, men and women were naked," a source who saw and spoke to some
"The cooling system failed and the heat was terrible," the source said.
Many Nigerians prefer to travel with foreign airlines because of the
comfort and safety record, but the latest incident may leave many
Meanwhile it was learnt that Ethiopian Airline flight to Nigeria's
south-eastern city of Enugu was canceled because there were only three
Nigeria's embattled minister of aviation, Stella Oduah, who is
enmeshed in a corruption scandal, designated Enugu airport as an
international airport this year, but many airlines find the Enugu
route not viable.