A 23-month-old earned his wings without ever leaving the ground. The child was accidentally left behind while dashing for a flight with his parents and grandparents. All of the adults assumed he was with another member of the group.
Security found the babe wandering between the airport's check point and the boarding gates. The boy did not speak English and was going to travel as a lap child so he was not registered in any system. Since his parents did not realize he was missing, it took a while for personnel to track down the youngster's guardians. To see what happened, read more