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Airplane Stowaway

Accused Plane Stowaway Makes Harsh Accusation Against Police

AP | Posted 08.29.2014 | Crime

A woman accused of trying to sneak aboard multiple flights without a ticket in California and arrested at a Phoenix airport earlier this week said Thu...

Teen Stowaway Can't Believe He Survived Flight In Wheel Well

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 08.18.2014 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A Somali immigrant who survived an arduous flight to Hawaii stowed away in a jet's wheel well says he was trying to reach hi...

Body Found In Plane Wheel Well Could Belong To Missing Teen

AP | TOBY STERLING | Posted 06.05.2014 | Crime

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch border police say they found a body in the wheel well of a KLM airplane that landed at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport on Thursd...

New Audio Reveals Nonplussed Pilot Discussing Newly Discovered Teen Stowaway

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 06.03.2014 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — About an hour after a California teen was discovered on a Hawaii runway in April, a nonplussed pilot preparing to depart tel...

Relative: Hawaii Won't Let Dad See Teen Stowaway

AP | Posted 05.02.2014 | Weird News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A relative of a 15-year-old boy who survived a 5½-hour flight in a jet's wheel well says Hawaii officials won't allow the b...

Teen Stowaway Leads Congressman To Call For Improved Airport Security

AP | Associated Press | Posted 07.02.2014 | Politics

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — California Congressman Eric Swalwell says a teen stowaway who flew to Hawaii in a jet wheel well should never have been able...

Airplane Stowaway's Mom: My Son Thought I Was Dead

AP | Associated Press | Posted 04.26.2014 | Weird News

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The mother of a California teenager who stowed away on a flight to Hawaii told Voice of America that her son had recently le...

Airplane Stowaway Had No Clue He Was in Maui

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA and OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 06.23.2014 | Crime

HONOLULU (AP) — Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tu...

Stowaway Freed On 'Supervised Release'

AP | By GREG RISLING | Posted 11.29.2011 | Travel

LOS ANGELES -- A man convicted of getting a free ride from New York to Los Angeles using an expired boarding pass with someone else's name on it will ...

Alleged Stowaway In Court For Unauthorized Flight From NY To LA

AP | Posted 09.17.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- A man accused of breaching airport security when he used an expired boarding pass to get a free ride on a Los Angeles-bound flight from...

Stowaway Found Dead In Plane Landing Gear

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.13.2011 | Travel

The body of a dead Cuban man was found in the landing gear of a jet at the Madrid airport, reports the Associated Press. The man, 23, was discovere...

Airplane Stowaway With 10 Boarding Passes Nabbed In LA

AOL Travel News | Posted 08.30.2011 | Travel

Olajide Noibi, a Nigerian man who managed to take a Virgin American flight from J.F.K. to Los Angeles on Friday using an outdated boarding pass that w...