A 24-year-old Canadian man is in federal custody for rushing toward the front of an American Airline

Discussion in 'Aviation Passenger Security in the USA' started by Mike, May 29, 2012.

  1. Mike

    Mike Founding Member Coach

    This strikes as either cultural or simply resulting from lack of familiarity with protocols & expectations. I've seen plenty of non-Americans over the years who don't stay seated until the plane reaches the gate. Something's just not adding up here.

    ABC News: Passenger Restrained on Flight to Miami Arrested

  2. Mike

    Mike Founding Member Coach

    Here's a better description of what transpired. The guy just wanted off, badly, very badly. TSA even admit reacting "out of an abundance of caution". And now the poor sod has a date in federal court ...

    The Blaze: Drunk Canadian Man Arrested After Trying to Rush Cockpit on Miami-Bound Plane

    CBS News: Drunk passenger restrained, arrested on AA flight in Miami

    But he did get a little bit of attention ...

    All for one f*****g drunk? These agencies are way overstaffed.
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