A feathery passenger was found 12 hours right into a 14-hour flight between Singapore and London.
The stowaway, a mynah hen, appeared within the enterprise class part of a Singapore Airways flight final Monday.
An airline spokesman confirmed the incident per week later, and mentioned the hen was ultimately caught.
In a Fb video, it may be seen making itself snug on prime of a headrest earlier than an flight attendant makes a failed tried to seize it.
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“It was subsequently caught by cabin crew with the help of among the passengers,” the spokesman informed the Strait Occasions newspaper.
The hen, which is native to southern Asia, was then handed over to animal quarantine authorities at London’s Heathrow airport.
It’s nonetheless unclear the way it made it into the principle cabin whereas at Singapore’s Changi Airport, or the place it was hiding for the primary 12 hours of the flight.