Sumary of Couple in viral video kicked off JetBlue flight over refusal to wear masks, berating staff, airline says:
- A couple captured on video berating and arguing with JetBlue flight attendants were kicked off a San Diego-bound aircraft last week over their refusal to wear masks, the airline said.
- “‘UNRULY’ PASSENGER CAUSES AMERICAN AIRLINES FLIGHT TO STOP IN SEATTLE The video then pans over to a female arguing with another flight attendant.
- The passenger who recorded the encounter, Alice Runkevich, told Storyful the flight was delayed for three hours and that the incident happened as the plane was on the tarmac, FOX TV stations reported.
- “”Eventually the customers were asked to leave the aircraft at which time one customer became verbally and physically aggressive toward crewmembers before eventually exiting the aircraft,” the airline told FOX Television Stations.
- “CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APPThe incident adds to a long list of similar instances in which airline passengers have tussled with their fellow travelers and flight staff.
- In August, a man was taped to the seat of a Frontier Airlines plane after he allegedly punched a male flight attendant and inappropriately touched two female flight attendants.