Five celebs who have been kicked off airplanes

Gary McCormick.
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Gary McCormick.

MoreFM's Gary McCormick isn't the only one to run into trouble in transit.

The veteran radio broadcaster has reportedly been banned from flying with Air New Zealand, after a spat in the Christchurch Koru Club.

In Hollywood, celebrities have a long history of ruffling feathers when it comes to flying. From mid-air tantrums to drunk and disorderly conduct, here are five familiar faces that caused such a scene, they were booted off a flight:

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1. Alec Baldwin

Actor Alec Baldwin was booted off a flight for refusing to stop playing games on his cellphone.
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Actor Alec Baldwin was booted off a flight for refusing to stop playing games on his cellphone.

According to reports, the actor became aggressive when airline staff requested he put stop using his phone during take-off.  

While on board a flight from New York to LA in 2011, Baldwin was too preoccupied playing the game Words With Friends, to follow airline procedure.

The actor didn't respond well to the request and staff were given the all clear to remove the SNL star from the airplane altogether.

2. Ivana Trump

Ivana Trump launched into an expletive-laden tirade at a group of children.
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Ivana Trump launched into an expletive-laden tirade at a group of children.

During a flight in 2009, the first Mrs Donald Trump spat the dummy over some noisy children on board her flight.

Trump reportedly launched into an expletive-laden tirade, calling the young passengers "little f**kers". She was swiftly removed from the flight.

3. Kate Moss

Kate Moss ran into a spot of bother while on board an EasyJet flight in 2015.
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Kate Moss ran into a spot of bother while on board an EasyJet flight in 2015.

The supermodel ran into a spot of bother while on board an EasyJet flight in 2015.  

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According to reports, Moss became increasingly aggressive when flight attendants refused to continue serving her alcohol. 

4. Christian Slater

Christian Slater reportedly boarded a plane with an unlicensed handgun in his suitcase.
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Christian Slater reportedly boarded a plane with an unlicensed handgun in his suitcase.

In 1994, Slater reportedly boarded a plane with an unlicensed handgun in his suitcase.

He was arrested and sentenced to three days community service.

5. David Hasselhoff

David Hasselhoff was removed from a British Airways flight in 2006, after he was reportedly too drunk to fly.
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David Hasselhoff was removed from a British Airways flight in 2006, after he was reportedly too drunk to fly.

The Hoff suffered an embarrassing mishap during an early morning flight on British Airways, heading from London to Los Angeles in 2006.

According to reports, the former Baywatch heartthrob was too intoxicated to fly and removed from the plane.

 - Stuff

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