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05 May 2006

Delta Flight


That's me taking this picture, last Sunday, while stuck in the very very last row of a MD-80 together with a bunch of fellow Koreans occupying the last 2 rows.

What intrigued me was that how come all of us are Asians in Rows 37 and 38? Is there some kind of a racial discrimination going on?

By the way, it is a known fact that passengers in the back of the plane will have the highest chance of survival in a crash. Perhaps, it was my watching of too many episodes of LOST, that I started imagining the aftermath of the crash of this flight.

Wouldn't it be poetic justice that it would be us - the bunch of Asians that got stuck to the back of the plane to be the only ones to walk out alive? Muahahahahaha.......

Anyway, the flight turned out fine, albeit a slightly bumpy landing as the plane hit the tarmac diagonally. I guess I am glad to report that everybody survived to live another day.

Life goes on for everyone.

- Voxeros

1. Everton left...
Saturday, 6 May 2006 4:57 am
Why were Asian passengers sent to rear rows? Hmm, I suspect there were too many fat ang moh passengers on board and the captain needed skinny guys to sit at the back to balance the load.
No kidding, lah. During a stormy flight to Chicago this past February, the captain requested five to six passengers to move to the middle section of coach class.


2. Derrick left...
Sunday, 7 May 2006 3:48 am
It's a little ridiculous to be paying so much for an air ticket to hang your life in the air. =X


3. JayWalk left...
Sunday, 7 May 2006 9:11 pm ::
Everton: There were in total 8 of us in the last 2 rows. :(

Derrick: Pardon me if I need to correct you but statistics-wise, air travel is the safest mode of transportation.


4. aloe left...
Monday, 8 May 2006 9:42 am
yesh yesh.. I think u watch too much shows liao...
But having said that, although I love flying (cos it always means that I'm going somewhere to relak. muahahah!), there is always a fear that 'something may happen'. =S


5. JayWalk left...
Monday, 8 May 2006 6:44 pm ::
Anna: I used to have knots in my tummy whenever the plane bumps a bit too violently. After a while got used to it liao.
Bor chup. Die already means no need to go back office. :P
 

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