Passengers in Russia pushed a plane onto the runway after its brake pads froze up.
Talk about paying your way! Passengers in Russia recently were forced to put their backs into it and push a plane onto the runway.
The Siberian airliner’s chassis froze due to temperatures of minus 52 degrees Celsius. Flying out of Igarka, and bound for the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, the plane had stood on the runway for 24 hours, causing the brake pads to freeze up.
With all 74 passengers keen to go home, they got out of the plane and started pushing it onto the taxiway until it was able to turn and the tow truck could take over.
Thankfully the flight then took off and went smoothly, however, investigators are still looking into whether any air safety laws were broken.
Watch this video posted by a passenger.
Would you get on a plane after having to push it to the runway?
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