A teenager was caught attempting to stow away on a Hawker 125-800XP jet, which belonged to Executive Aircraft Services S.A., at Maya-Maya airport. The teenager stated that he wanted to escape to Europe to start a new life.
Andrew Toles, 28, the former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder, was arrested at Key West International Airport for trespassing. Toles was found sleeping behind a Federal Express building. He appeared to be homeless and listed the ‘streets of Key West’ as his residence.
A 61-year-old man drove his van past security and into the aircraft parking area at Narita Airport. The man slipped past security by driving through taxi lanes and gaps for exiting vehicles. He claimed he was unaware that he was trespassing.
Christian Estoque, 32, stole a Cessna 172S plane from Chino Airport and crashed landed it into a fence at Fullerton Airport.
Parth Patel, 21, was arrested for trespassing and damaging the grass runway of Roxbury Airport with his four-wheel drive vehicle.
A 20-year-old flew into Germany to meet his girlfriend, despite the restrictions on US citizens entering the country. When the man arrived at Frankfurt Airport, he changed into a janitor jacket as a disguise, and picked up two bins to attempt to get past security. However, he was unsuccessful as he had no ID and…
Jeremiah Meade, 36, was discovered in the bathroom of a Southwest Airlines aircraft during pre-flight checks at Philadelphia International Airport prior to a flight to Tampa. Meade is believed to have been one of a hundred homeless people that were staying at the airport during the COVID-19 pandemic. Airport officials had been allowing people to…
Zabian L. Williams scaled the perimeter fence of Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport to evade traffic police after being caught performing a ‘wheelie’ through a red light. He was caught and arrested.
James A. Drain, 39, was approached by the police after trespassing at Iowa City Municipal Airport. Drain then proceeded to punch one of the officers and attempted to reach for another officer’s gun. He was restrained and arrested.
The University of Illinois Willard Airport was damaged after a suspect attempted to enter the tarmac by ramming a vehicle into a chain link gate. The attempted trespassing caused damage worth $1,000 (c. £810).