A plane carrying a federal inmate crashed at the Geauga County Airport on Wednesday morning. According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) contacted the Geauga County Sherrif’s office on Wednesday morning regarding a distressed call from a single-engine plane that made an emergency landing at the Geauga County Airport, located at 15421 Old State Road in Middlefield. The plane was traveling from Youngstown to Detroit and carrying five law enforcement officers, a federal inmate and a pilot. No serious injuries have been reported at this time and the inmate remains in custody.
TSA screeners at San Antonio International Airport found the weapon, which hadn’t been declared to authorities.Getty Images
A bazooka-like weapon powerful enough to take down a military tank was seized from a passenger’s checked baggage in Texas because the traveler had failed to declare the weapon to authorities, the Transportation Security Administration said.
The 84 mm caliber anti-tank rifle was discovered Monday by TSA screeners checking bags at San Antonio International Airport, the agency tweeted.
A United Airlines flight attendant was sent to the hospital following an altercation with an angry, shouting passenger on a flight to Chicago Sunday morning. A woman holding a small child was shown screaming and being told to “step back” by an attendant aboard a flight from San Francisco International Airport to Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport in a video posted to Twitter. “Where is it?” the woman yelled out after screaming in the plane’s aisle, the video captured and uploaded by Peter Kondelis shows. “Ma’am, we are landing,” a female flight attendant told her. Then the situation turned frantic.
Video shows a man being arrested after he threatened passengers and crew with a box cutter on a Frontier Airlines flight from Cincinnati to Tampa. Pilots made an emergency landing in Atlanta. According to ABC News, passengers with military and law enforcement experience helped flight attendants subdue the suspect.
Shocking video captured a woman going on a rampage at Mexico City International Airport – throwing items at the check-in counter and attacking an airline employee.
The unhinged traveler is seen shouting, tossing items and jumping on a counter after she arrived for a flight on Tuesday, Fox News reported. An Emirates agent reportedly denied her boarding when she showed up late and presented an expired passport.