A passenger entered the cockpit of an American Airlines plane during boarding in Honduras on Tuesday, damaged the plane’s controls and tried to jump out of an open window, the airline said – in uncontrolled behavior by passengers in the past year The latest incident amid the escalation.
American Airlines reported that the unnamed passenger entered an open cockpit door and “damaged the aircraft” after boarding a Miami-bound Boeing 737. Businesshala,
After damaging the plane’s controls, the passenger tried to exit through the cockpit’s open window, according to the airline (the story was first reported by) ABC News,
The plane’s crew intervened, and the suspect was apprehended by the police.
The flight was initially scheduled to depart San Pedro Sula at 2:58 p.m. local time, but American Airlines said it was forced to send another plane and depart approximately six-and-a-half hours after the scheduled time. was planned to be done.