58019
58100

World  

Big bird a no-go on flight

A passenger on a United Airlines flight had her "emotional support peacock" turned away.

The Associated Press reports the airline rejected the bird on Sunday, due to health and safety concerns.

Ventiko, a New York photographer and performance artist, says she bought an extra ticket for Dexter the peacock on the Sunday flight from Newark to Los Angeles.

A United spokesperson said the airline explained its issues with the bird to the passenger three times “before they arrived at the airport.”

Dexter's Instagram account notes his “human friends” will be driving him cross-country.



More World News

World
55566
London Webcam
Webcam provided by webcams.travel
56309
Recent Trending
Okanagan Oldies
54066
Castanet Proud Member of RTNDA Canada
54066



57433
58224