Alaska Airlines flight turns around after passenger threatens to 'kill everybody on this plane'

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A recent Alaska Airlines flight landed early after a passenger became belligerent and aggressive, threatening to kill everyone on the aircraft.

Alaska flight 422 departed Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Saturday at 11:10 p.m., bound for Chicago O'Hare, KOMO News reports.

During the ascent, an unnamed male passenger became disruptive and acted “extremely belligerent and physically aggressive,” KOMO said, citing the airline.

A recent Alaska Airlines flight landed early after a passenger became belligerent and aggressive, threatening to kill everyone on the aircraft.
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About 20 minutes into the flight, the man reportedly walked in the aisle and yelled, “I’m going to kill everybody on this plane. Die in the name of Jesus!” according to The Seattle Times.

The man was swiftly subdued by flight crew and two passengers, including a law enforcement officer. No one was injured during the unruly passenger’s outburst, per the Times.

From there, the plane turned around and landed at Sea-Tac airport once again.

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Upon deplaning, the man was taken into custody by Port of Seattle Police without incident and booked into King County Jail for harassment.

Alaska canceled flight 422 and booked all passengers on the next available trip to Chicago.

A spokesperson for the carrier was not immediately available to offer further comment.

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