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There are a lot of things that have the power of delaying your vacation fun—some are just more expected than others. Mechanical issues are annoying, but unavoidable. A diverted flight because of one passenger choking another over a reclined chair? Now that's something else entirely. Ahead: a brief history of the wacky reasons why airplanes have been grounded.

By Erika Owen
March 21, 2016

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