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    Man In Custody After Shipping Himself As Air Cargo

    Charles McKinley said he flew hidden inside a wooden crate in the cargo bay of a passenger aircraft from New York to Fort Wayne, Ind., and then to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.

    "I'm sitting there thinking, 'Oh my God, I don't know why I'm doing this,'" McKinley said. "And the whole time I'm sitting there, I'm thinking like, 'Any minute, somebody will notice there's somebody sitting inside this crate, and they'll just leave the crate alone or they'll step back and ask, 'What's going on?' No one did."

    According to McKinley, over the two days and 15 hours in the crate, he got out a couple of times to stretch his legs. He described the journey as cold and uncomfortable.


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    maybe david blaine should do that for his next trick, around the world in a crate

    seriously thought that dude must be as nutty as a topic bar to do that :/

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    Heh, kinda frightening he got away with that for so long!
    If he managed to get himself there.... imagine what else could of been put in that crate!

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    where did he go to the loo, thats what i wanna know

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    they should let him off

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    Well thats made me laff.
    And knox. LMAO nice thought

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    Well I think the man deserves a round of appluause for the example he set.

    If onyl we could persuede all the irritatting working class type people who can be so irritating on lon flights to do the same we'd revolutionaise air travel
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    Is there really a law against it...his choice I would have thought..friggin nutter though

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    Originally posted by homerhassall
    Is there really a law against it...his choice I would have thought..friggin nutter though

    AS cargo dont go through immigration checks (i.e. passports, visas, etc) I think it would be illegal for a person to travel as cargo.

    Also cargo bays are not pressurised and might have been dangerous.

    And as such all airlines have regulations against passengers in cargo. So he can be arrested on that alone.
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    seen this on the news what a numpty!!

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