This is from the world of the offbeat.
Officials at Nepal’s state-run airline have sacrificed two goats to appease Akash Bhairab, the Hindu sky god, following technical problems with one of its Boeing 757 aircraft, the carrier said Tuesday.
Nepal Airlines, which has two Boeing aircraft, has had to suspend some services in recent weeks due the problem.
Ummmm. I think I may wait for the next plane – from another airline – in another country. Better yet, I think I’ll walk.