Snake on plane forces AirAsia flight to reroute

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Snake on plane forces AirAsia flight to reroute

 

DUBAI – An AirAsia flight in Malaysia was rerouted after a snake was found on the plane, the airline has confirmed.

The incident happened on February 10 on the flight from Kuala Lumpur. Several passengers spotted a silhouette of the slithering snake through the overhead light fixtures.

The plane was rerouted to the city of Kuching where the plane was fumigated and the snake removed before the flight departed for the city of Tawau.

It was unclear what type of snake was on the plane and how it got there.

AirAsia chief safety officer Liong Tien Ling told CNN that it was a “very rare incident which can occur on any aircraft from time to time”.

“The safety and well-being of our guests and crew is always our top priority. At no time was the safety of guests or crew at any risk,” he added. Watch the video below:

@edal8808 Kelihatan seekor ular dalam pesawat dlm penerbangan dari KL ke Tawau. Pesawat terpaksa emergency landing di AirPort Kuching #fyp ♬ Suspense Music – Sound Collective


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