A Delta passenger not too long ago made headlines for managing to nab a one-way flight all to himself — nonetheless, these on Twitter had been extra within the airplane’s enticing co-pilot than the passenger’s good luck.
Award-winning director Vincent Peone was touring from Aspen, Colo., to Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah, final week with Delta, however upon arriving at the gate for his rescheduled flight, he discovered he was the one passenger.
Peone shared the comic story of his flight on Twitter, together with a video clip of the gate agent calling for the “solely passenger” to board.
The one-minute-long video, which racked up practically 800,000 views byTuesday morning, goes on to indicate Peone strolling out to the airplane and speaking to floor brokers, who’re seen including sandbags to the cargo maintain for weight, earlier than boarding and listening to the flight attendant’s security directions.
Nevertheless, it was a second on the finish of the clip that stole the present from Peone, when he is seen walsking into the cockpit to shake arms with each the pilots.
Peone thanks every for transporting him to his vacation spot. The youthful pilot then turns round and smiles in the course of the quick encounter, successfully setting Twitter’s hearts pounding.
Not everybody was distracted by the co-pilot, although.
Delta despatched a tweet to Peone, thanking him for the submit.
“Hello Vincent! That appears like an superior expertise! Thanks for the shoutout, and we actually recognize you for selecting Delta! Take care.”