Rowdy passenger arrested after Abu Dhabi-Amsterdam flight

Rowdy passenger arrested after Abu Dhabi-Amsterdam flight

Two F-16 fighter jets belonging to the Dutch air force were called to escort a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam after a fight broke out onboard.

According to authorities, an American passenger turned violent with airline staff after he was asked to return to his seat.

The resulting altercation resulted in two passengers getting injured.

The aircraft was then given clearance to land at Schiphol airport with local police arresting the man shortly afterwards.


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