Flyers alert! Aviation disaster averted; this man tried to open plane's door in mid-air!
A first-time air passenger was taken into custody for trying to open the exit door of an aircraft mistaking it for that of the lavatory, triggering panic among flyers on board, police said on Monday.
During interrogation, he said he was travelling by air for the first time and he tried to open the plane door mistaking it for the way to the lavatory, they said. Representational Image, source: Reuters