The WizzAir airline flight bound for the Greek city of Crete was the scene of a scandalous riot caused by a group of troublesome and drunken passengers who attacked the airline staff and the plane’s pilot.
The unprecedented event occurred while they were on board the plane and thousands of meters high. The result of barbarism was a balance of passengers and workers of the aeronautical staff injuredY delays in planned flight schedules and reservations.
The protagonists of the outrageous event were three london menwho according to several witnesses, were in an alcoholic state before boarding the plane. In addition, they stated that during the flight they had insulted and annoyed the rest of the passengers and the stewardesses with rudeness.
One of the three passengers would have drunk a liter of vodka before flyingreliable sources told the British media The Sun. A woman explained in detail the prelude to the rampage, which was recorded by a passenger’s cell phone camera: “The man and his friend had been very loud and abusive throughout the flight. But . while a group of boys tried to contain it “noted and added: “. it was embarrassing”described.
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Likewise, the witness stated that the passengers “they were clearly intoxicated”and remarked that long before taking off “they bragged that they had been drinking at the airport since 10 in the morning”. And he continued: “We knew we’d be in trouble when he sat in someone else’s seat and told them ‘Fuck off…’ when asked”he remarked.
After a failed escape attempt, the troublesome men they were arrested by the police, but the passengers did not get out of the situation so easily: before continuing with their plans, they had to delay and suspend other flights, reservations and tours and wait more than two hours to go through the police station and give declarations of what happened.
“I was surprised that they even let them fly as they were being noisy before taking off. . However, ”completed the woman who was traveling in tourist mode to a Greek island to spend a week on vacation with her husband.
Meanwhile, from the WizzAir company They apologized to the crew and passengers who suffered that unprecedented event through a statement: “On Wizz Air flight W95741 from Gatwick-Chania, a passenger went rogue. The cabin crew handled the situation as they are trained to do and reported the incident to the respective authorities, who arrested the passenger upon his arrival. Wizz Air sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience caused during the flight, but the safety of passengers and crew is the airline’s number one priority.”they manifested.