Unruly passenger delays DCA flight
A US Airways flight that was waiting to take off for Boston at Reagan National Airport Thursday afternoon was called back to to its gate after the crew reported an unruly passenger on board.
Rob Yingling, a spokesman for the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority said flight 2032 was holding on a runway at about 3 p.m. when the passenger became upset. The crew called police. The plane returned to its gate, where FBI and TSA agents boarded the plane and removed the passenger without incident.
Yingling said the FBI was investigating. Yingling said there had been flight delays at the airport because of bad weather.The US Airways website reported that the flight was scheduled to depart at 12:30 p.m., and has been cancelled.
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