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9-Year-Old Boy Travels Across The Country After Sneaking Onto A Plane

Some real Home Alone 2 vibes as a young boy travels across the country alone.

We saw Kevin McCallister do it in Home Alone 1 & 2, boarding a flight by himself, ending up thousands of kilometres away from his parents.

Emanuel Marques de Oliveira, a 9-year-old boy from Brazil, was reported missing by his parents in the city of Manaus on Saturday morning.

His mother told authorities she woke in the early hours of the morning, and Emanuel was sleeping in bed. But when she checked on him again a couple of hours later, he was gone.

“I woke up at 5.30 am, went to his room, and saw that he was sleeping normally,” she told Newsflash. “Then I fiddled with my mobile phone a little and got up again, at 7.30 am, and that is when I realised that he was no longer in his bedroom, and I started to panic.”

Emanuel had reportedly snuck out of bed and headed to a nearby airport.

According to local media, the 9-year-old had googled ‘how to get on a plane unnoticed’; as it turns out, Google didn’t fail him, as he managed to successfully board the plane without a ticket.

Travelling 2700km from Manaus in northern Brazil to Guarulhos, in the southeast state of Sao Paulo, Emanuel had decided to visit some family of his family members at the destination.

Photos: Newswire