This is one flight delay people were actually happy about.
Alaska Airlines delayed a Tuesday flight by 25 minutes so that passengers would have an ideal view of a total solar eclipse.
Astronomer Joe Rao noticed about a year ago that Flight 870 — from Anchorage to Honololu — was going to pass right through the darkest part of the moon’s shadow over Earth, otherwise known as the “path of totality,” according to an Alaska Airlines blog post. There was just one slight problem: The flight was scheduled to come 25 minutes read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com