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Long-distance flight nightmares

Last updated 13:00 04/03/2014
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UP AND AWAY: Bad flights can happen to good people.

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The glow of a holiday can be seriously scarred by a disastrous long-distance flight experience.

We're pretty sure the 26 passengers on  this Qantas flight won't have fond memories of the gastrointestinal illness that struck midflight, resulting in a mass vomiting and diarrhoea episode.

Puking babies. One too many drinks. Awful delays. Mid-air relationship breakups . . . there are so many ways a long-distance flight can go horribly wrong.

What's the worst flight you've ever been on? Tell us the tale by clicking the big green button. 


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