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Unruly passenger in Buffalo opens plane door

Old Apr 20, 2022, 10:42 am
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Unruly passenger in Buffalo opens plane door

By Geoff Herbert | [email protected]A woman has been arrested at a Western New York airport after opening a plane’s cabin door and inflating the emergency exit slide.

WIVB reports Cynthia McKnight, a 24-year-old woman from Sacramento, California, was accused of “unruly behavior” as a pilot prepared to take off from Buffalo Niagara International Airport on Tuesday night. The American Airlines flight that was en route to Chicago had to return to the gate when the incident occurred.

https://www.syracuse.com/state/2022/...ing-slide.html

I wonder what upset her so much?
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 10:59 am
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It was a staged protest against all of the Plats & Golds on the upgrade list
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 11:00 am
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Originally Posted by EncFlyer
I wonder what upset her so much?
No PDB?
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 11:05 am
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Was it the main cabin door or the exit row? If the latter, maybe she wanted to see the famous Buffalo Wings?
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 12:08 pm
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Wonder what her PDB of choice was?

Opioids, Meth, or PCP?
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 12:35 pm
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Guess she heard one too many Aviator application pitches and lost it.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 12:41 pm
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Originally Posted by _kurt
Was it the main cabin door or the exit row? If the latter, maybe she wanted to see the famous Buffalo Wings?
Main boarding door. I hope they charge her to repack that slide.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 12:58 pm
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Now that the fight over masks is over we can resume the normal craziness of flying.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 1:05 pm
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I think the only noteworthy thing is that AA doesn't serve MIA from BUF.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 1:30 pm
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The only delayed flight on Wednesday that I could find was Envoy 4093 and it was less than an hour late into ORD. Did they repack the slide that fast?
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 1:42 pm
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Slides are overrated.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 2:27 pm
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Originally Posted by Tanic
The only delayed flight on Wednesday that I could find was Envoy 4093 and it was less than an hour late into ORD. Did they repack the slide that fast?
AA 3933 Tuesday night
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 3:23 pm
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Originally Posted by Tanic
The only delayed flight on Wednesday that I could find was Envoy 4093 and it was less than an hour late into ORD. Did they repack the slide that fast?
It was Tuesday night and the flight was cancelled. That is AA's last departure from BUF for the day so I am sure some pax that had places to be wanted to lay unholy hands on her.
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 6:17 pm
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Originally Posted by olouie
Now that the fight over masks is over we can resume the normal craziness of flying.
Nut job!!
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Old Apr 20, 2022, 7:36 pm
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Originally Posted by dls25
It was Tuesday night and the flight was cancelled. That is AA's last departure from BUF for the day so I am sure some pax that had places to be wanted to lay unholy hands on her.
>forcing the entire aircraft to spend an extra night in Buffalo

I'm not saying it would be right but if I was on board and someone laid hands on her I wouldn't have seen/said anything...
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