The incident, involving Apple’s AirDrop file switch service, concerned a flight from Houston’s William P. Hobby Airport to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
“So here’s the deal, if this continues while we’re on the ground I’m going to have to pull back to the gate, everybody’s going to have to get off, we’re going to have to get security involved and … vacation is going to be ruined,” the pilot might be heard saying in a video that is been seen about 2.7 million occasions on TikTok.
“So you folks, whatever that AirDrop thing is, quit sending naked pictures and let’s get yourself to Cabo.”
Passenger Teighlor Marsalis shot the video and informed CNN that she and her mates had simply boarded the aircraft when she and the individuals round her acquired notification of information being shared through AirDrop.
Marsalis mentioned she had declined the file, however two ladies in entrance of her accepted it and confirmed her the photo.
“It was a nude man that had AirDropped himself to everyone,” she mentioned.
Marsalis mentioned she noticed one other lady get upset by the pictures and report what was taking place to a flight attendant.
A flight attendant went to inform the pilot what had occurred, and Marsalis mentioned she began taking video as a result of she thought one thing was going to occur.