Snake on a plane!
Either an escaped pet from passenger carry on/luggage or possibly climbed its way into the aircraft from the ground.
Air Asia Airbus A320-200,Kuala Lumpur to Tawau.
This dude happily stayed inside the illuminated area till plane was diverted😂 pic.twitter.com/jqopi3Ofvp
— Hana Mohsin Khan | هناء (@girlpilot_) February 12, 2022
The pilot had to take emergency action after a snake was discovered on a flight of Malaysia’s local airline AirAsia.
KUALA LUMPUR – The presence of a snake in a passenger plane flying at an altitude of thousands of feet has caused a stir. According to the Khaleej Times, the flight of Malaysia’s local airline AirAsia was shaken when passengers on board saw a snake in the lights above the seats during the flight.
It was reported that the AirAsia flight was en route from Kuala Lumpur to Tawau when a snake was discovered in the plane.
Meanwhile, the passengers on the plane became frightened, while the presence of a snake in the flight was revealed and the pilot had to take emergency action. The pilot immediately turned to the nearest airport and made an emergency landing. No passengers or crew were harmed during the emergency landing. The plane was evacuated immediately after the emergency landing and the passengers were flown to their destination by another plane.