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Your finest fried crickets

No request is too extravagant for VIPs on Mjets

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  • Writer: Boonsong Kositchotethana
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Employees of Mjets Ltd were dumbfounded when a Hollywood celebrity told them to look for some nice fried crickets for her young son to snack on for a private jet flight out of Bangkok. 

‘Somtam’ really does taste better at 30,000 feet.

After verifying the order, they scurried out from their station at Don Mueang airport in search of the edible insects, a northeastern delicacy sold on some Bangkok roadsides. The woman's son was not from the Northeast.

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