American Airlines Flight Lands Safely In Miami After Altercation With Passenger

Miami, Fla. -

American Airlines flight 998, from Sao Paulo Brazil has landed safely after an altercation between one of the passengers and a flight attendant over passenger accommodations which the passenger was upset about. The Boeing 777 landed safely in Miami earlier this morning at 6:30am.

Miami-Dade police and DHS are investigating and charges are pending for interfering with a flight crew and is still being questioned by law enforcement.

According to American Airlines spokeswoman Dori Robau Alvarez, the flight had 223 passengers and 14 crew members on board and that there were no injuries.

[File Photo: American Airlines Boeing 777-200]

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