Germany

Passenger Strips Naked on Flight, Forcing Plane to Turn Around

A German passenger stripped naked on an Iberia flight from Madrid to Frankfurt, forcing the pilot to turn the plane around so the man could be arrested, the Spanish airline said Friday.

German airport CEO wants passengers profiled -paper

German airports should consider "profiling" passengers, a controversial practice used by other countries that risks discriminating passengers according to criteria such as religious and ethnic background.


Hundreds rescued from overheated trains in Germany

VERENA SCHMITT-ROSCHMANN Yahoo! News 12.07.2010
Hundreds rescued from overheated trains in Germany

A grueling heat wave shut down the air conditioning in three high-tech trains in Germany, leaving dozens of passengers near collapse trapped in temperatures of up to 50 degrees Celsius (122 degrees Fahrenheit), authorities said Sunday.

It’s the maus’s whiskers

I have to admit to being just a tad confused. I've just touched down at a central European airport to visit a theme park and I'm being approached by a huge mouse. But I'm not at Disneyland Paris and the mouse is not Mickey. It's actually Euro Mous...