a flight ofair France From Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle (val d’ois) and Edinburgh (Scotland), was delayed by 40 minutes, on Saturday 23 October. American and Russian wife managed to get Dachshund on board without permission, report Parisian.
the couple were able to enter the plane a “The Big Plastic Bag That Gone”, testified a traveler. It is an air hostess who witnessed the appearance of the beast, explains the Paris daily. “We are not anti-dogs. We can take some dogs on board. Not a bulldog but a dachshund and a chihuahua, yes”, explained the crew. Even then, “The United Kingdom does not accept landed animals without screening and quarantine”, he clarified.
The animal’s owners were forced to evacuate the aircraft prior to takeoff, as is the procedure in such a situation, and their baggage was removed from the hold. “The woman was in tears. It was hard. But we couldn’t have done otherwise.”, the staff told our colleagues.
The local newspaper said that if the plane had taken off with the dog, the airline could have had to pay a hefty fine of several thousand euros. The ground staff will have to convince themselves to let it pass during the check.
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