FBI: Man tried to open plane's door after landing
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The FBI has arrested a man accused of disrupting a Delta Air Lines flight and damaging the airplane by running up the aisle shortly after landing and attempting to open an emergency exit.
Anatoliy N. Baranovich was accused of interfering with a flight from Boston to Salt Lake City on Monday night, according to a complaint filed on Tuesday in U.S. District Court.
Federal authorities say Mr Baranovich woke up during the plane's descent and started yelling in Russian. Mr Baranovich told agents he thought the aircraft's wing was on fire and was trying to warn others.
Officials say they do not believe he posed a terrorist threat.