Paranjape Niranjan Jayant, 34, was sentenced to three weeks’ jail for molesting a Scoot cabin crew member on a flight from Sydney to Singapore on 8 August.
Courts decided that Michael Hildebrand, 50, who convicted of assaulting a woman on a flight from Newark Liberty International Airport last year, would not serve any time in prison but must serve one year on probation. Hildebrand grabbed the groin area of another passenger without her permission while on a United Airlines flight to Buffalo…
Julie Morris, 54, was freed with a six-month jail term suspended for a year, for her intoxicated behaviour which began in Manchester Airport’s departure lounge and continued on board a Ryanair flight to Ibiza on 17 September. The flight retuned to Manchester.
Six people were sentenced to life in prison for their involvement in the attack at Istanbul’s Ataturk airport in 2016 that killed 45 people and injured 163. Twenty-six other defendants were acquitted of all charges.
An Emirati pilot was sentenced to a year in prison for assaulting a Romanian flight attendant and threatening to blow up a plane while flying as a passenger from Madrid to Dubai on 2 June.
Alberto Jauregui, 19, was sentenced to 13 years in state prison for having attacked a woman as she loaded her car at San Diego International airport in October 2017 and then stabbed her husband multiple times when he intervened.
Musa Yenni, 60, was sentenced to a year’s probation for groping a woman during a 2017 Spirit Airlines flight to Kennedy Airport. He was also fined $5,000 (c.£3,894)
Krystopher Jerome Carty, 29, received a suspended sentence of eight months in prison, and ordered to do 240 hours of community service and to pay a fine, for having made a bomb threat as a joke on a JetBlue flight from Boston to Princess Juliana International Airport in May 2017.
Andreas Rothenbach was fined $1,000 (c.£780) and sentenced to time already served in jail, for his intoxicated behaviour on board a United Airlines flight from Beijing to Washington D.C. in September.
Two French rappers, Booba and Kaaris, were fined 50,000 euros (c.£43,835) each for their involvement in a gang fight at Paris’ Orly airport.