(CBC) Catherine Moreau was watching a movie on her iPad on a flight to Montreal when she felt what she thought was a wire brushing against her.
"I brushed [it] away and it started tickling me again. That's when I noticed the tarantula," Moreau told CBC News.
"I hit it to get it off me before it bit."
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Now Moreau is asking Air Transat for a refund over her encounter with the spider.