People on a Delta flight bound for Atlanta opened a cabin door and activated the slide to exit the plane as it made its way to the runway.
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December 22, 2020 2 min read
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- The two passengers aboard a Delta flight to Atlanta opened a cabin door and activated the slide to exit the plane as it headed to a runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport Monday morning.
A passenger who was sitting in the back of an aircraftof Delta Air Lines preparing to depart from LaGuardia Airport, which is located in Queen, New York, United States. He noticed the strange behavior of a man and a woman with a large service dog, according to the American media The New York Times .
The plane was traveling with some empty seats and he observed how both passengers changed places, where they were never accommodated. At that moment , Flight 462 headed for the runway and the man got up from his place disobeying the flight personnel. According to the source, this subject reported having post-traumatic stress disorder.
The two passengers aboard a Delta flight to Atlanta opened a cabin door and activated the slide to exit the plane as it headed to a runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport on Monday morning, he told CNN. Delta spokesman Morgan Durrant.
This is not the first time such an incident has happened this month. The man in the photo climbed onto the wing of a plane that was about to take off. Image: @JrMacfayden via Twitter
The New York Times assured that a service dog also got off with these passengers. After they exited the aircraft, the plane returned to the gate and the other passengers alighted normally, Durrant said.
That said, the airline was able to accommodate the remaining customers on alternate flights. “Maintenance technicians have evaluated the aircraft and it is scheduled to return to service tonight,” Durrant said.
According to a statement to CNN , the Federal Aviation Administration announced that the two passengers who opened the emergency exit door and got out were arrested by the police.