By lex, on January 18th, 2012
Sometimes you really have to look to be sure you’re pressing the right button:
Passengers flying over the Atlantic reacted in horror when a recorded message told them on two occasions that their plane could be about to crash.
Many of those who were awake and heard the announcement began screaming. The plane was cruising at about 35,000ft at the time.
Cabin staff quickly reassured passengers that the message had been played by accident.
That must have been reassuring.