‘Drunk’ passenger screams, prompts AeroMexico’s emergency landing

Published on : Tuesday, August 29, 2017

AeroMexico AMX 787-8 Artwork K63850A plane of AeroMexico had to make an emergency landing while travelling to Mexico City from San Francisco in order to remove an angry ‘drunk’ passenger.


This aircraft was compelled to make a detour to the city of Guadalajara located in the western state of the same name after this drunk man reportedly started attacking crew members. The name of the man is yet to be released by the authorities.


AeroMexico flight AM664 was carrying 144 passengers.


It had been delayed by nearly an hour on Sunday night following the incident. Reportedly the incident was sparked when the man who was believed to be drunk started screaming for unknown reasons while the flight was mid-air and even attacked the crew members.


Then, he allegedly lashed out at other passengers and crew members when they made efforts to interfere.


Some of the shocked onlookers captured footage of the moments and during this time, four security guards tried to restrain the drunk man. The footage shows the man growling furiously and someone shouting in the background “He is biting.” One of the passengers named Laura Aceves mentioned that about half an hour into the flight, the cabin crew started pacing up and down the aisles after a passenger became ‘disruptive’.


She added that the plane took 40 minutes to kick the man off the plane.


It is not known if the drunk man would be facing any charges.


Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo


  • 01 AIME 2018 BB
  • 02 WTM Latin America 2018
  • 04 AIME-2018 small
  • 05 itb-china 2018
  • 06 Central & Eastern Europe 2018
  • 06 TTF-2018
  • 08 mice-arabia 18
  • 09 JTTX 2018
  • 09 The hotel shows audiarabia 18
  • 10 hotelfair 2018
  • 10 miceforum 18
  • 11 Digital Travel 2018
  • 11 Hotelex-Shanghai 18
  • 12 mitt 18
  • 13 aitf 2018
  • 30 PATA


Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com