Hold your horses! KLM 12-hour flight to nowhere

KLM had some explaining to do last week—and then some more when it turned out the original explanation wasn't true—after flying 286 passengers from Amsterdam to Amsterdam by way of Eastern Canada, but without a stop. The flight, on one of KLM's 'Combi' 747s that haul both passengers and freight, was bound for Mexico City. At first, the airline tweeted that "The reason for the return was the unfavorable flying conditions above Mexico after activity of the volcano," referring to an eruption...

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