United Airlines passengers were left in shock after the female entered the plane later and excused herself by revealing she was going through a rough time.
The ranting woman said: "Sorry I’m late, the reason I’m late is I’m going through a divorce.
"Look, I don’t care if you voted for Trump or Clinton, they’re both a**holes."
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The United Airlines pilot launched a shocking rant over the plane's intercom
Don’t worry. I’m going to let my co-pilot fly it. He’s a man
A number of passengers were left in tears by the bizarre event, and some even left the plane with was preparing to take-off from an airport in Austin, Texas.
After allowing the people off the flight, the pilot, who was filmed by one of the United Airline guests, continued with a clear jab at sexism as she said her male coworker would fly the plane.
She said: “So I’ll stop, and we’ll fly the plane. Don’t worry. I’m going to let my co-pilot fly it. He’s a man.
“OK, if you don’t feel safe get off the plane, but otherwise we can go."
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A clearly upset passenger slammed the pilot for her behaviour, as she described the events on the plane.
The woman raged: “The pilot is late, the captain is late and she shows up dressed like a civilian and asked us to take a vote to see whether we should have her change into her uniform or fly as is.
“She started off by saying that she had not voted for either Trump of Clinton because they are a bunch of liars.”
A United Airlines spokesman confirmed the pilot was removed from the flight before it was allowed to take-off.
“We hold our employees to the highest standards and we removed that pilot from that flight,” he said. “We brought in a new crew and they operated that flight.”
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