LONDON — A passenger accused of severe
The airline has accused Chloe Haines of "aggressive, abusive and dangerous
Officials say the plane bound for Turkey had to return to Stansted and was escorted by two Royal Air Force Typhoon fighter jets.
The 25-year-old British woman was arrested by Essex Police when the plane landed and is free on bail.
She was arrested on suspicion of common assault, criminal damage and endangering an aircraft. She is scheduled to be in court August 21.
Jet2's CEO Steve Heapy said Thursday that the airline will try to recover the costs incurred as a result of the diversion.
Heapy said Haines' actions were "one of the most serious cases of disruptive passenger
He said Jet2 takes "an absolutely zero tolerance approach to disruptive
The Associated Press
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