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Reconstructions of the bizarre, membranous-winged Ambopteryx longibrachium.

This ‘bizarre-looking, buck-toothed’ dinosaur that could fit in your palm flew around the Jurassic skies like a bat

Scientists discovered a 163-million-year old dinosaur in China that had leathery wings like a modern-day bat.
Frank Manchel.

After an ‘Honor Flight’ to DC to visit the nation’s war memorials, a 95-year-old WWII veteran died on the plane home

Frank Manchel was returning home to San Diego, California, after an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, DC, honoring WWII veterans when he died.
Passengers on a recent American Airlines flight were said to be playing footsie barefoot in first class.

An American Airlines passenger says a couple sitting in first class on her flight played barefoot footsie

Flying with bare feet is technically against American Airlines' "Conditions of Carriage" rules.

Wow Air just went bust in yet another blow to the struggling budget airline industry

The 7-year-old Icelandic carrier, known for its bright purple planes and rock-bottom ticket prices, had been struggling with debt.
Adau Mornyang is facing 21 years in US prison.

An Australian model is facing up to 21 years in prison for assaulting a flight attendant after she was reportedly cut off from drinking

Adau Mornyang was convicted of assaulting a member of United Airlines cabin crew, despite her claims to have slept through the whole flight.

Miss USA always packs these items in her carry-on bag on flights

Reigning Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers said she always packs compression socks, vegan protein bars, hand sanitizer, and more in her carry-on bag.
The fight occurred on a flight from Scotland to Spain (not pictured).

A fight broke out on a Ryanair flight after a man reportedly got angry that another passenger wasn’t wearing any shoes

Two men were detained after a fight broke out on a recent Ryanair flight from Scotland to Tenerife, Spain, the airline has confirmed.
A woman (not pictured) wearing a crop top was told she was dressed inappropriately on a plane.

An airline apologized after threatening to throw a 21-year-old woman off a plane because she was wearing a crop top

Thomas Cook staff told the young woman she was "causing offence" and her outfit was "inappropriate." She was left feeling sexualized and ridiculed.
Most people don't expect to encounter a scorpion on a flight.

A woman was stung by a scorpion on a plane, but says the flight attendant tried to tell her it was just a gum wrapper

She said the creature must have been on her back for half an hour during the flight from Toronto to Calgary.

A Saudi flight was forced to turn around after a passenger realized her baby wasn’t on it

Footage of the conversation between air traffic control and the pilot making the bizarre request to return has since gone viral.