Story has great pictures of the post-wing clip scene.Passengers revolt after being told to fly on jet with its wing tip missing
By DANIEL BOFFEY
Last updated at 18:01pm on 4th November 2007
An airline crew faced a rebellion when they told passengers they were going to fly on a jet that had lost its wing tip in a runway crash.
The SriLankan Airlines customers had been on the Airbus A340 a day earlier when it sliced through a wing of a stationary British Airways 747 at Heathrow, delaying departure by 24 hours.
So they were amazed to be boarding the same plane next day for the ten-hour flight to Colombo. More...