Russell Crowe was NOT happy that this airline wouldn’t allow hoverboards…and he made sure everyone knew that.
Daily Mail – Russell Crowe launched a Twitter rant at Virgin Australia and cancelled his flight after being told he couldn’t bring his children’s new hoverboards on the plane because they were a fire risk.
The actor attempted to board his flight from Sydney to Coffs Harbour with his two sons when he was told he could not bring the Segway scooters on board amid fears the batteries could explode.
After directing a series of angry tweets towards the airline, the 51-year-old left the airport with his children without having checked in.
Launching his tirade, the Gladiator star said: ‘Ridiculous. No Segway boards as luggage? Too late to tell us at airport. Kids and I offloaded. Goodbye Virgin. Never again.’
‘Why did you not inform me when I booked my ticket? Where is your duty of responsibility in this?
‘I’m awaiting your reply, where is your duty of responsibility in this? Why not tell me when I am booking my ticket?’ he continued.
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