A drunk unruly passenger caused an American Airlines flight from New York to Paris to return to New York.
An unruly passenger on an Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Bujumbura and Kigali made a false bomb threat as the flight was due to land in Bujumbura.
A passenger was removed from a WestJet flight, preparing to depart for Vancouver, for being verbally abusive towards flight attendants.
A drunk Polish passenger caused an El Al flight from Tel Aviv heading towards Berlin to divert to Athens after he smoked in the toilets. When confronted by flight attendants the unruly passenger became abusive.
US music artist, Will.i.am, claimed that a flight attendant was racist towards him and his group after she called the police to speak to him after his Qantas flight from Brisbane to Sydney landed. Will.i.am had missed the announcement to put away his laptop before take-off because he was wearing noise-cancelling headphones. When the flight…
Jhovany Arias-Herrera, 27, attacked Homeland Security Investigation, Enforcement and Removal Operations officers during his deportation on a Delta Airlines flight from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to Lima. Before take-off, Herrera screamed that he needed to use the toilet. After he used the bathroom, he hit the aircraft’s wall, scaring fellow passengers. Officers decided to remove him from…
An unruly passenger on a JetBlue flight from JFK International that was bound for Los Angeles forced the plane to divert to McCarran International Airport.
Nauman Wajid had an economy ticket for a Pakistan International Airlines flight from Manchester to Islamabad but seated himself in a first-class seat. Wajid then physically assaulted the flight attendant who confronted him; he was arrested upon arrival.
Dion Waiters, a 27-year-old Miami Heat basketball player, had a panic attack on a chartered flight from Phoenix to Los Angeles after consuming an edible marijuana gummy. Waiters was suspended for ten games.
Passengers on a British Airways flight from Budapest to Heathrow Airport were arrested after they disembarked for brawling with ground staff at the airport. During the flight, the aircraft reported an alleged chemical incident, and a hazardous response team was sent to inspect the aircraft upon landing causing concern to passengers.