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His First Hijacking

You may remember that one of the big stories out of Albania recently was the hijacking of a Turkish Airlines plane flying from Tirana to Istanbul. I didn't mention it at the time because there was not much more to be said than was already being reported in the news.

As it turns out, though, one of the passengers was an American guy who was leaving Albania after a short holiday. He wrote up the story of the hijacking from the passengers' point of view which is a lot more interesting than most of what was being reported. You can find his story on his blog, The Chronicles of Chris.

Comments

ローラ said…
Oh, thank you so much for that link. I'm still laughing.
Anonymous said…
this was so funny! well not the incident, the way he described it

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Welcome to Our Man in Tirana. I moved to Tirana, capital of Albania, in October 2005 and left in October 2007. This blog is a mix of photographs, reports, links, impressions and, undoubtedly, prejudices relating to the city and the country.

Since I am no longer in Tirana I am no longer updating this blog. However, there are over 300 posts covering this two year period and I hope that they are still of some interest.

So if you are curious about Albania or if you are planning to visit I hope this blog will be of value.