- 17 hours on a plane really doesn't seem like 17 hours - it seems more like 1,000 hours.
- To get from Chicago to Hong Kong, you need to go over the Arctic
- If you taxi for an hour waiting for the right wind, you burn enough fuel to need refueling
- Hot noodles make a tasty airplane snack
- Hannah Montana is not very funny on little sleep
- If you go outside the plane at a high altitude, it's 57 degrees below zero - so don't do that
- You can go to the bathroom 10 times on a 17 hour flight
We are awaiting flight 869 to Ho Chi Minh City!