Flight to Tel Aviv diverted after passenger tries to break into cockpit

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 25, 2009 07:51

 
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An airliner carrying 206 people from New York to Tel Aviv was diverted from its destination after a rowdy passenger attempted to force his way into the cockpit, Reuters cited Boston Media as reporting overnight Friday. The Delta plane landed in the city's Logan International Airport after other passengers managed to gain control of him. Airport staff said the incident was not terrorism related.

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