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Mouse hunt delays Norwegian flight to New York

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(Reuters) - Norwegian Air Shuttle, already plagued by costly flight delays on its long-haul routes, was forced to delay a flight to New York by five hours on Tuesday because of a hunt for a mouse in the cockpit. "The pilots discovered a mouse on flight deck," spokeswoman Charlotte Holmbergh said on Wednesday. "We had to make sure that no cables or wires had been chewed. "This does not happen very often, but it does happen from time to time.” Norwegian became the only European… (www.reuters.com) More...

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JacksonRentsAtlanta
Get a cat!
crstardust
crstardust 1
LOL!!!
rwf1001
oh c'mon...that mouse either wanted to take pilot's lessons, or he wanted a free trip to NYC
tongo
Dan Grelinger 1
Ah, but it was determined that he only wanted to learn to take-off and to cruise, he was not interested in learning how to land.
kristiak
The mouse could probably not afford to pay for an allocated seat in the cabin!!
canuck44
canuck44 1
Like taking coal to Newcastle.
jonathandmayer
The mouse was sick and tired of the small seats and getting his (hers) knees slammed by the seat in front. It had to get up and move around.
jonathandmayer
He decided that next time, to avoid the small seats, he would go business class on SAS.
gbargo
Garg Barg -1
I've heard from a aircraft mechanic that many commercial planes have mice infestations.

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