cairo - Aircraft personnel of the Egyptian society EgyptAir overpowered an aggressive passenger on Tuesday. The man attacked the crew and tried to enter the cockpit.
The plane, which had ascended from Muscat in Oman with Cairo as final destination, was only half an hour away when the man went through the ribbon. He could quickly be overpowered.
The plane would then have made an emergency stop in Amman. Whether or not the aircraft has left for Egypt afterwards is unclear.