MAS Flight Returns To Melbourne Airport Due To Disruptive Passenger
May 31, 2017 23:50 PM
KUALA LUMPUR, May 31 (Bernama) -- A Kuala Lumpur-bound Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight was forced to turn back due to a disruptive passenger.
In a statement tonight, the airline said Flight MH128 which departed from Melbourne, Australia on Wednesday night, was expected to arrive in Kuala Lumpur on June 1 at 5.28am (Malaysian time).
"The flight had turned back after the operating captain was alerted by a cabin crew of a passenger who had attempted to enter the cockpit," it said.
The flight had left Melbourne airport at 11.11pm (Australian time) and returned to the airport, about 30 minutes later.