Canadian 83-year-old woman arrested for air rage

 

An 83-year-old woman has been arrested in the latest incident here of "air rage" after she attacked two crew members forcing the plane to make an emergency landing in Newfoundland, airport personnel said today.

The Canadian woman was aboard a Canada 3000 flight from Toronto to Manchester in Britain when she set upon the crew. The reason for the woman's anger was not clear.

She was arrested shortly after the plane landed and taken for a psychiatric evaluation at a local hospital.

AFP