View of part of the Fujairah Corniche and the Hajar Mountains in the Background

Friday, July 31, 2009

Baby Croc Causes Scare on Flight from Emirates to Egypt

Oman Sinan reports:

An official at Cairo airport says a foot-long baby crocodile wriggled out of a passenger's hand luggage and caused panic on a flight from the United Arab Emirates.

Read the rest of the story at this link:

Omar Sinan, Egypt: Foot-long baby croc causes scare in the air, Associated Press, 31 July 2009.

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Dr Geoff Pound

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Image: Baby croc comes loose in hand luggage and fails to have its safety belt firmly fastened.