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Incident at Albuquerque International Sunport

FBI Albuquerque December 19, 2011
  • Public Affairs Specialist Frank Fisher (505) 889-1438

The FBI is investigating a disturbance allegedly caused by a passenger aboard Frontier Airlines Flight 996 as it was getting ready to depart Albuquerque International Sunport for Denver on Monday afternoon.

The passenger, a 17-year-old male, was removed from the plane at about 2 p.m.

Since no federal charges have been filed at this time, the FBI is not releasing the name of the passenger or any other details.