AP Moscow Correspondent Max Seddon boarded the plane meant to carry NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden to Cuba but Snowden was not on the Havana-bound flight.
Seddon went so far as to tweet out a picture of “17A” the seat purchased by Snowden for his reported flight to Cuba en route to Equador:
Standing next to Edward Snowden’s seat on flight to Cuba. He ain’t here. pic.twitter.com/NVRH3Pzved
– max seddon (@maxseddon) June 24, 2013