- At first, O'Leary, a New York resident, was the only passenger on the plane.
- However, a second passenger boarded before takeoff.
- — Chris O'Leary (@ohhleary)Mon, Jan 12 2015 20:23:45The thrill is gone, you guys. Just as we were about to push back, they reconnected the jet bridge to let a second passenger on the flight. 😥
- O'Leary took advantage of the extra space by reclining his seat.
- O'Leary's friends and family members reacted as the story went viral.
- — Chris O'Leary (@ohhleary)Tue, Jan 13 2015 05:34:22Well, this has been a interesting day. Who knew the simple act of getting on the plane you're supposed to could amuse so many people?
Delta flight with only 2 passengers travels from Cleveland to New York (PHOTOS)
Two passengers Monday got a Delta Air Lines flight from Cleveland to New York all to themselves after hours of delays. Chris O'Leary's live-tweets from the nearly empty plane have gone viral. Check them out below.