CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An American Airways flight traveling from Charlotte to Washington, D.C on Sunday turned hostile when a passenger who refused to put on her face masks correctly whereas on the flight selected to loudly voice her frustrations to everybody.
“All I noticed and what I woke as much as was her screaming about how this was tyranny and we’ve got to face up for this,” passenger Jonathan Asfour stated.
Different passengers advised WCNC Charlotte it began when these sitting on the identical row as the girl voiced issues after she continued to improperly wear her mask below her nose.
When flight attendants requested her to repair it, she refused. Then the Federal Air Marshall stepped in to assist management the scenario.
“He calmed her down. He was the one individual in a position to try this,” Asfour stated. “The stewardess and flight attendants couldn’t do something she was simply going loopy.”
Asfour is a Washington, D.C. resident and provides he has observed not too long ago acts of defiance like this have gotten much less and fewer of a shock.
“It looks as if we’re getting an inflow of individuals flying into D.C. to have this agenda of saving democracy and beginning a revolution and doing all these frankly very ridiculous issues clearly,” he stated. Right now, the identify of the passenger has not been made public. It isn’t recognized what her journey plans had been.
The best instance of that journey to Washington was seen final week in the course of the deadly Capitol riots.
As soon as the flight landed, American Airways says the passenger was escorted off the airplane by Metropolitan Washington Airport Authority Police. The passenger can also be being positioned on the airline’s “no-fly listing” pending additional investigation.