HomeNewsA Kitten at the Airport Stops Finnair’s Take-Off Editorial Team 10/01/2016 News, Shortly Picture: Seppo Sirkka / Eastpress / Finland Today The take-off of a Finnair plane was interrupted at the Brussels Airport on Thursday noon. “Sorry about the small breaking. There’s a small kitten in front of the plane, and we are waiting for the airport personnel to take it to safety,” the captain of the plane announced. A passenger on the plane, Miapetra Kumpula-Natri, described the incident on her Twitter account. Selvisin lakkoruuhkista huolimatta kentälle Brysselissä, mutta nyt kiitotiellä #kissanpentu, pitää vähän odotella:) #Finnair pic.twitter.com/DazzoTmcqq — Miapetra Kumpula-N (@miapetrakumpula) September 29, 2016 “The plane was apparently just approaching the runway, but the captain’s comment caused positive attention,” Kumpula-Natri said after arriving in Helsinki. Cover picture: Nicole Kelly / Flickr GET OUR PREMIUM NEWSLETTER One Time Payment Join us €39.95 EUR For more information about the benefits of a Premium Membership and other payment options, visit here.