Man seen running to plane on runway after arriving late at airport

Late passenger running after his plane on runway 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) People in Spain, were surprised to see a man running up to a plane on the runway after he arrived late at the airport.

Surprisingly, the late passenger made it on the plane after reaching it before take-off.

The incident unfolded at the Madrid-Barajas Airport, as the Ryanair flight to the Canary Islands was preparing for take-off on the runway.

The man was recorded on video running with two pieces of luggage in hand. The video shows him first trying to stop a luggage transport vehicle, but he gave up and then sprinted to the plane.

Luckily for the man, the airport personnel near the plane allowed him to board his flight on the runway. However, the passenger, who was not identified, was arrested upon his arrival in the Canary Islands.

The video of the incident was uploaded to Facebook, where it went viral and was seen over one million times.