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Simone Biles Olympic gold medalist surprises passengers at the airport

On October 10, 2016, the smiley Simone Biles alerted passengers in time to board a flight at O’Hare International Airport, Chicago.

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Simone Biles

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The 20 year old gymnast surprised unsuspecting passengers at the airport.

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The U.S gold medalist, Simone Biles, was all smiles as she greeted travelers, made announcements in-flight and even directed air traffic as part of a promotion with United Airlines.

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Biles and United Airlines crew



The travellers and even United Airline crew members were surprised and thrilled when Simone appeared and took the reins.

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Biles helps a passenger do a handstand



The excited passengers and crew took photos and showed their elation on their social media pages. Biles even helped a gymnast wannabe traveller balance a handstand.

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Biles and passenger

(Instagram: sydkay1203)


Instagram user sydkay1203 posted this photo with the caption "If I had known I was going to meet Simone Biles I would have dressed better!!"

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