mass production 19 Posted August 9, 2010 Share #1 Posted August 9, 2010 Police have arrested a flight attendant at JFK after an emergency chute deployed on a JetBlue flight from Pittsburgh to New York. Flight attendant Steven Slater was arrested for criminal mischief and criminal trespass. There is no further information on the incident at this time, but JetBlue released the following statement. "Flight 1052, arriving at JFK from Pittsburgh International Airport shortly after 12:00PM, experienced an evacuation slide deployment after parking at the gate. There were no injuries and all customers deplaned the aircraft safely through the jetway. At this time, we are working with the FAA and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to investigate the incident. At no time was the security or safety of our Customers or Crewmembers at risk." http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local&id=7600818 http://www.ny1.com/content/top_stories/123468/jet-blue-employee-to-be-charged-in-connection-with-incident-at-jfk Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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