A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) had to return from the take-off point to the jet bridge to offload a passenger and her newborn baby, who allegedly refused to obey the cabin crew.
The passenger, whose identity has not been shared by the PIA, was offloaded along with the baby from a Lahore-bound flight PK-304 when she allegedly asked to sit in the Economy Plus class even though she had an Economy class ticket.
As per the sources, the flight’s cabin crew and the captain asked the woman to return to her seat, but the passenger not only refused to do so but also misbehaved with the flight attendants.
The passengers also started complaining as the situation escalated. Following which the aircraft had to come back to the jet bridge and offload the woman and the baby.
The flight faced an hour-long delay due to the incident, inconveniencing more than 150 passengers boarding the flight.