Pop quiz hot shot… If your pilot comes on and asks the passengers to vote for takeoff since there is a 50/50 chance the engine will work, what do you do? You cannot make this stuff up… I searched but could not find one so I hope this is not a duplicate.
Passengers on an easyJet flight were horrified when the pilot asked them to VOTE on whether to take off - as there was only a “50/50 chance” of both engines working.The stunned holiday-makers were on the tarmac at Malaga airport, Spain, when the pilot asked for a show of hands as to whether they should take off.
The unnamed pilot told passengers there was a high chance that only one engine would be working.But the request - which came after the flight had already been delayed for 40 hours - left one exhausted passenger so traumatized that he threw up.
The tourists were supposed to fly to Bristol on Thursday (June 8) but finally boarded a plane on Saturday (June 10) in a state of relief - until the pilot told them he could not start one of the engines.Still at the boarding gate, the pilot came out of the cockpit to explain the situation - and asked for a show of hands.
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