All Nippon Airways Flight NH175 had departed Los Angeles International Airport at 11:36 a.m. PT (8:36 a.m. ET), bound for Tokyo's Narita Airport, when an "unauthorized" passenger was discovered, the airline said.
The couple, who are expecting their second child, found themselves on an eight-hour and twenty minute flight from Los Angeles International Airport to, well, Los Angeles International Airport.
Teigen - on the plane with husband John Legend - tweeted that the plane made an about-face about four hours into the scheduled 11-hour flight. Per The Guardian, an unidentified "rogue passenger" somehow boarded the wrong plane-a la Kevin McCallister in Home Alone 2: Lost In New York-and no one noticed until everyone was hovering somewhere over the North Pacific.
"We apologize to all of our passengers on Flight 175; we failed to deliver the customer service we strive for", the airline tweeted Wednesday. Why not just land in Tokyo and send the other person back?
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A source told CNN that an authorized passenger was on the flight.
This guy named Raffy posted: "My first tweet can't be more epic than this: just survived an 8 hour LAX-LAX Flight with Chrissy Teigen and John Legend". Although police haven't said exactly what the mix-up was, Teigen tweeted the unauthorized person had a United ticket, they were on ANA.
She eventually learned the passenger boarded the plane with a United Airlines ticket rather than the All Nippon Airways.
Teigen lost no time in informing Twitter of her weird situation. "So basically the boarding pass scanner is just a beedoop machine that makes beedoop noises that register to nowhere", she added.
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"Taking off! Please don't be the same menu please don't be the same menu", she tweeted.
Roughly five hours after the whole mess started, Teigen said they were boarding a new plane.
"ANA would like to express its apologies to the passengers for the inconvenience", the airline said.
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