Daily Archives: July 13, 2007

Passengers Brawl, Flight Turns Back

Remember when your Mom or Dad used to say, "You kids quit fighting or we’re going to turn this car right around and go home!" They might have been bluffing, but this Russian flight crew wasn’t.

This story is interesting not only for its description of the incident, but for its final paragraph, which offers a  brief and fascinating summary of  the history of drunken passengers and Russian commercial aviation.