Man in Underwear Jumps onto Wing, Bangs On Windows of Delta Jet

A man wearing only underwear — that means he was running on a hot tarmac with bare feet — scaled a fence and ran towards a Delta flight on from Miami that had just landed in Atlanta on Tuesday.

He “jumped on the wing and began to pound on the windows.”

The airport mistakenly reported that the man had gotten out of an aircraft and onto the tarmac, but later revised its statement. The man was caught, arrested, and charged with public indecency and criminal trespass.

Here he is:

Last year of course a naked woman walked through the Atlanta airport, stopping to pose for photos.

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  1. @Greg: Lad, there’s a reason you were given those meds. Enjoy your brief “vacation”.

  2. The video shown does not show him on the wing, only walking around one side of the aircraft. Am i missing something?

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