A flight headed from Washington to Denver had to return to Dulles International Airport after a pilot told air traffic controllers a passenger had become violent, ran toward the cockpit and had to be restrained by other passengers.
An unprecedented computer systems failure touched off the recent mayhem that caused delays and cancelled flights for thousands of passengers, the U.K.-based air traffic management company said Saturday.
A flight heading from Edmonton to Mexico with 181 passengers and six crew members aboard made an emergency medical landing Sunday in western Montana after encountering extreme turbulence that slightly injured two flight attendants.
A group of about 100 high school students travelling from New York to Atlanta were thrown off a flight, along with their chaperones, after the pilot and crew lost patience with some kids who wouldn't sit down and put away their cellphones.
The legal storm surrounding a senator’s young wife appears to be subsiding after she pleaded guilty Thursday to causing a disturbance on a plane. A more serious charge of uttering threats was dropped during the court appearance.