Charlotte Archive

Fart forces passengers off American Airlines plane

If thin news reports can be believed, American Airlines passengers had to flee a plane earlier today due to a fart. The flight in question had traveled from Charlotte to Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina. According to CBS North Carolina, “passengers on the flight became ill with nausea and headaches. The flight, which was not identified by […]

Video: Watch the last flight of USAirways

It was the end of an era on Saturday night, as USAirways officially ended its service, with all flights now becoming American Airlines flights after the airlines’ reservation systems were consolidated. While the merger is still not 100% complete, it was a major milestone in the two airlines becoming one. The airline celebrated the final […]

USAirways flight delayed due to crabs

On Thursday, a USAirways flight from New York’s LaGuardia Airport to Charlotte was delayed for 25 minutes due to an issue in the cargo hold. It seems that some live crabs had escaped from their container and were wandering around. According to the Charlotte Observer: The plane, scheduled to leave at 7 p.m., was still […]