Late passenger tries to board plane at East Midlands Airport ‘via baggage carousel’

A passenger who missed his flight at East Midlands Airport is alleged to have tried to make his way to the plane – via the baggage carousel.

The airport’s policing team tweeted about the incident on Saturday afternoon, August 7.

It sparked light-humoured Gifs on Twitter.

British Transport Police Tweeted a Gif of The Stig from Top Gear lying on a conveyor belt.

The airport police, meanwhile, have continued to patrol the airport.

“You may not always see us as we have a number of plain clothes officers who also patrol the terminal on a regular basis,” the airport police said in a separate Tweet.

It is not clear whether the passenger made it onto their flight in the end.

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