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United Airlines evacuates plane ready for take off after multiple passengers receive ominous text message

A United Airlines flight was evacuated ahead of take-off at San Francisco International Airport on Thursday after a teenager sent a picture of an Airsoft gun to other passengers onboard via Airdrop, an iPhone feature that allows sharing between other Apple Inc. products. ( More...

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Silent Bob 4
SMH. The passengers were not "evacuated", they were deplaned and rescreened by security. I know the media is dumb and all, but when you say "evacuation" of a commercial airliner that means slides deployed and people exiting onto the ground, not an air conditioned jetway.
watkinssusan essence you are correct..the person or persons who wrote the article probably should have said as a header," Ual passengers on sfo departing flight forced to deplane due to security issue"..that would have been just a "hair" shorter and still have gotten the readers attention...
sparkie624 2
None ever said the Media every got things right... Besides... They always try to make a title more exciting than the article is to begin with... LOL!
It is so great to live in a world where we are scared of pictures....
Justin Biemer -1
The kid is the fortunate one here, he didn't have to fly United.


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