17 Apr '11, 12pm

An HK airline is making all its cabin crew take kung fu lessons to help them to deal with drunk and unruly passengers

An HK airline is making all its cabin crew take kung fu lessons to help them to deal with drunk and unruly passengers

Hong Kong Airlines said all staff had been invited to undergo training in wing chun - a form of kung fu used in close-range combat - but it was only compulsory for cabin crew, the Sunday Morning Post reported. -- PHOTOL INTERNET HONG KONG - A HONG Kong airline is making all its cabin crew take kung fu lessons to help them to deal with drunk and unruly passengers. Hong Kong Airlines said all staff had been invited to undergo training in wing chun - a form of kung fu used in close-range combat - but it was only compulsory for cabin crew, the Sunday Morning Post reported. The airline had around three incidents involving disruptive passengers every week, said Eva Chan, the carrier's deputy general manager of corporate communication. Two weeks ago a crew member had to put her martial arts training into practice on a flight from Beijing to Hong Kong. 'One of the passengers was s...

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  1. 17 Apr '11, 3pm

    Awesome

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