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Baggage Handler Falls Asleep In Belly Of An American Flight From KC To Chicago

November 01, 2018 - 3:15 am

An American Airlines baggage handler has been suspended after falling asleep on the job -- inside the baggage hold of a Kansas City-to-Chicago flight.

The employee was not discovered until the jet landed at O'Hare.

He was questioned by police and the FBI but not arrested.

American is not saying how long his suspension will last.

The employee admitted he was intoxicated when he fell asleep.