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Mom Worried Her Autistic Son Would Bother His Plane Seatmate, But They Became Friends Instead


You never know what kind of person you're going to end up sitting next to on an airplane. It's always a total crapshoot. You could hit it off and fall in love with the person in the next seat, or you could argue the whole time over who deserves to put their elbow on the armrest. 

So naturally, when Alexa Bjornson had to send her 7-year-old son Landon on a solo flight from Las Vegas to Oregon to visit his dad, she wasn't quite sure how his seatmate would react to traveling next to a little boy with high-functioning autism. 

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