In the video, a passenger can be seen arguing with the SpiceJet cabin crew. Fellow passengers intervened and tried to settle the matter. The accused passenger of the Delhi-Hyderabad SpiceJet flight was arrested after a SpiceJet security officer lodged a complaint, the Delhi Police said on Tuesday, January 24. According to sources, the Delhi Police has registered a case under Section 354A against the passenger. The 105 passengers on the flight were later sent to another aircraft named ‘Air India Express’ which took off after 1 pm.
#LOOK | ‘Unruly and improper’ behavior by a passenger on a Delhi-Hyderabad SpiceJet flight at Delhi airport today
The passenger and a fellow passenger were dropped off and handed over to the airport security team pic.twitter.com/H090cPKjWV
— ANI (@ANI) January 23, 2023
In the past few months, there have been several incidents of passengers exhibiting unruly behavior on board flights. Here are some case studies:-
A drunk male passenger urinated on a 70-year-old female passenger on a New York-Delhi flight, after an investigation the 34-year-old man was banned from Air India for four months.
In another in-flight incident, two men got into a physical fight on a Biman Bangladesh Boeing 777 flight. A video posted on social media shows a shirtless young man getting into a physical altercation with a fellow passenger on the flight.
On January 7, two foreign nationals were removed from a Mumbai-bound Go First flight from Goa after allegedly misbehaving with a female flight attendant.