On Monday night, severe storms forced an Atlanta-bound Delta flight to divert to Knoxville, Tennessee, leaving passengers stranded on the tarmac for three hours.
"Normal flight, going down to Atlanta, en route, the pilot came over the PA and said there was some real bad weather in Atlanta and we'll have to circle for a while and then maybe we can land. Well, we circled for a while, the pilot told us we're running a little low on fuel so we need divert so then we went over to Knoxville, Tennessee," said passenger Ryan Wood.
While no delay is a fun one, airport employees made the wait more bearable with an unexpected treat: pizza.
"Of course we were all upset, but everyone was pretty accepting," passenger Jan Vazmina told TODAY of the delay. "The pilot kept the mood light and the flight attendants busted their butts to keep usRead More »from Grounded plane turns into pizza party for grateful passengers