Home / News / If You Give a Mouse a Cookie… He’ll want to fly a 787.

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie… He’ll want to fly a 787.

A Norwegian Air Shuttle was delayed for five hours when a mouse insisted on taking a turn in the cockpit.


While it doesn’t seem that bad, a mouse could eat through important wiring–as I learned in May when my house got a case of mice.

Reuters has the whole scoop.

I wish there were video footage from this and the flight where a crate of crabs broke open and they ran for freedom.  I’d love to set it to the Benny Hill music.


About Jeanne Marie Hoffman

Former bartender, still a geek. One equal part each cookies, liberty, football, music, travel, libations. Stir vigorously. +Jeanne Marie Hoffman Jeanne on Twitter

Check Also

Woman Gives Birth on Spirit Flight–Earns Free Flights

A woman gave birth on a Spirit Airlines flight last week destined for Dallas-Fort Worth. ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

I like you!  
You've got moxie, kid.

I like you!  

You've got moxie, kid.

Use that moxie and join our list of email subscribers and become one of the thousands of others who visit this blog each day for tips, advice, reviews, deals & more!

You have Successfully Subscribed!