A chartered jet hauling 289 Gambian soccer fa…


A chartered jet hauling 289 Gambian soccer fans to the FIFA Under 17 World Championships made an emergency landing in Piura, Peru after claiming to be low on fuel.BR />Peruvian air traffic controllers later found out that Air Rum, scheduled to arrive in Lima, scammed them in order to land near the soccer stadium in Piura.BR />When you get an emergency call from a plane called Air Rum, you have to assume some form of trickery is afoot. It’s like the Coast Guard getting a distress signal from the S.S. Coors.B>