Dominie On One

"I DON'T WANT to alarm anyone," said Harry Norton as he calmly handed out life jackets, "but please put these on now."
He also asked one of the passengers to open the cabin door and toss out the large oil packs sitting at the rear of the aircraft, with the idea of lightening the load. The expectation was that passengers' baggage would be next, but the chances of this aircraft ditching in the sea were considerable.

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