Unruly United Passenger Fined $50,000 For Attacking Flight Attendant

A man who assaulted and threatened to kill a flight attendant on a United Airlines flight has been fined $50,000. The incident, on a flight from Los Angeles to Tokyo on February 2nd, 2020, forced the plane to divert to Anchorage, Alaska, where the passenger was removed.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://simpleflying.com/united-passenger-flight-attendant-attack/

Absolutely disgraceful… Flight attendants are there for your safety and disrespecting them like that just isn’t good enough. The passenger deserves to be in jail - cant stand this sort of disrespect towards a hard working potential life-saver… What are your thoughts?