"RT flights from Liberia to Dallas are $4,500+. Where did he get that kind of money? - jimbo123
Here are details about Mr. Duncan's round trip flight purchase:
"Thomas Duncan flew from Monrovia (ROB) to Brussels (BRU) on Brussels Airlines flight 1247 (SN1247) which departed ROB on Thurs. Sept. 18 and arrived in BRU early morning Fri. Sept. 19.
He did not depart BRU until the next day aboard United Airlines flight (UA951) which arrived at Dulles (IAD) the same day. He had a round-trip ticket, which was purchased on Sept. 2 from an IATA accredited travel agency in Lagos, Nigeria.
It appears his ticket was purchased by a company named Silson Global Business Liberia Ltd..
His return flight was scheduled to depart Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) on Oct. 19. The return flight was scheduled for DFW-IAD-BRU-FNA (FNA is Lungi Intl Airport in Freetown, Sierra Leone).
- source: GotNews via tip at FR
- **Silson Global Business Liberia Limited is an Authorized Service Contractor for UPS
- ***Aren't FedEx and UPS competitors? Why would a UPS subcontractor pay for a FedEx employee's flight?