Billionaire Bahraini Prince Tossed Off Flight After Drunken Rant In Cockpit

Billionaire Bahraini Prince Tossed Off Flight After Drunken Rant In Cockpit
World

It must be great being a billionaire… you can do ANYTHING you want WHENEVER you want. Umm… no, that’s not how the world works. Although money can buy you just about anything- maybe even happiness- it can’t make people overlook you breaking the law.

Bahraini Prince Mubarak Hamad, 29, learned this lesson the hard way when he raided the cockpit of Boeing 777 after one too many drinks.

After boarding the British Airways flight from Heathrow to Doha in Qatar via Bahrian, Hamad felt that the service provided in first class was sub-par and believed that he should let the pilot know (why he felt that the pilot was the one to inform or how the service could have been that bad if he got drunk immediately after boarding the plane, is beyond us).

The prince was asked to leave the cockpit and return to his seat. After he refused to do so the police were called in- they came aboard with stun guns and removed Mubarak Hamad from the airplane.

The prince was bailed out shortly but was told that formal charges were being pressed against him. However, it is not unthinkable that he will be able to buy his way out of this one.

Paul Hudson | Elite. 

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Preston Waters

Preston Waters is a thinker. He's not your traditional philosophical persona, however, as he leaves no topic untouched. Covering all the bases, from business to women, Preston Waters is the ultimate man's man for Gen-Y.

More In World

Also On Elite

Gentlemen

5 Ways For American Men To Appeal To The Well-Traveled Woman

Boys: Can’t live with ‘em, can’t live without ‘em… especially the homegrown American ones, as full of sex appeal as they might be. Luke Bryan, anyone? Even our “Super Bass” idol, Nicki Minaj, admits she’s “really got a thing for American guys.” However, their European counterparts are beating these local boys at many aspects of […]

Politics

The Optimistic Generation: Why Millennials Are Poised To Redefine American Politics

Millennials are breaking the trend of bipartisanship in the US, and it seems they may be on track to dramatically change the landscape of American politics. Recent reports from both Pew and Third Way have shown that more Millennials are open to ideas on both sides of the political spectrum than was the case with previous generations. This is […]

Women

10 Life Lessons You Learn From Having A Big Butt

Having an especially plump butt is no small feat(ure). Your life, much like your body, is not one straight line. Oftentimes there are burdens that stand in your way, but you know how to make plenty of room for yourself (chalk it up to years of squeezing into the middle seat). It comes as no […]

World

This Is How You Get Out Of A Speeding Ticket Like A Boss (Photo)

It’s stupid enough that people have to come to court and pay fines because a camera took a picture of them speeding, but now it seems they don’t even need the pictures if the violation is petty enough. That’s just what happened to whoever wrote this note, which brilliantly points out not only how traffic […]