Imagine Being Paid $250,000 by Spielberg While Stuck in an Airport for 18 Years

Landing in the Airport

Landing in an airport can be a rather joyous event. Finally, you have arrived at your destination or you are waiting for a connecting flight. Sometimes there can be a delay between flights. In this case, Iran born Mehran Karimi Nasseri had to wait 18 years to board his next plane!

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Sir Alfred Mehran (Mehran Karimi Nasseri (Photo by Eric Fougere/VIP Images/Corbis via Getty Images)

Mehran Karimi Nasseri, also known as “Sir Alfred Mehran” got himself in quite a big pickle in this story of hope, frustration, friendship, and way too many MacDonald burgers.

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