Female pilot kicks passenger off flight for 'sexist remarks'

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Female pilot kicks passenger off flight for 'sexist remarks'PA


A Brazilian female pilot harnessed her girl power - and kicked a passenger off a flight or making disparaging comments about women flying planes.

According to news.com.au, Trip Airlines said in a statement that the pilot removed the man before take-off for making "loud, sexist comments" upon hearing she was a woman.

The passenger was escorted from the plane and out of the Belo Horizonte airport by police, and it is not known if he was charged.

Trip says it will not tolerate rude remarks about any of the 1400 women working for the airline,

According to ninemsn.com, the plane continued on its journey to Goias about an hour after the incident.

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