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Old Apr 2, 12, 9:01 pm   #1
 
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Woman finds maggots in Qantas snack

An Australian woman told Monday how she was horrified to discover live maggots in a snack she was eating while on a Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne.

Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-...#ixzz1qwVRFarW
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Old Apr 2, 12, 9:29 pm   #2
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already being discussed here: Qantas keeps it head low in the news lately
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already being discussed here: Qantas keeps it head low in the news lately
Doesn't mean it should not have it's own thread......
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This article has a link with a video of the maggots....quite disgusting.

http://au.news.yahoo.com/vic/latest/...airline-snack/
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So disgusted and ready to vomit that she was happy to seemingly calmly take a video of said packet!

QF need to look into the supplier for sure and also obviously need to increase spot quality control checks, however her turning down the compensation was a bit strange. Did she really feel that much anguish that she needs a free flight?

Maggots aren't going to kill anyone. I bet many of us have eaten rotten fruit etc at some time in our lives.

Whilst AJ needs to go, this story really is taking the .....
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Old Apr 3, 12, 6:00 pm   #6
 
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Were their's the only packets on the flight "seething with maggots"?

Seems strange that they should get 3 all the same and no-one else was complaining.

... And please, just who is this person "Monday" ... shouldn't she be telling Qantas? (An Australian woman told Monday)

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Old Apr 3, 12, 8:32 pm   #7
 
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Qantas shoudl have charged her for the added protein

Seriously, many years ago I worked for a health food distributer. we had apricot museli bars manufacutured for us. When ther bars were sent to Asia and not stored in a cool place the eggs hatched and the bars were seething with maggots.

I think the problem is that the wheat was not irradiated properly to kill the larvae and eggs.

Take a powerfiul mioscroscope and look at whats in museli, like egss and bits and pieces.

Take a microscope and see what is crawling around in your eyebrows CREATURES
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