The suspect, who was seen opening the door of the passenger plane during landing in South Korea, was detained by the police on the grounds that he violated aviation security laws.
The 33-year-old male passenger, whose statement was taken, said that he tried to get off the plane quickly because he was short of air. The suspect stated that he had been going through stressful days recently due to his recent unemployment.
Could face up to 10 years in prison
It is stated that the unnamed person could face up to 10 years in prison if found guilty.
The door of the plane that took off from Jeju Island was opened by one of the passengers as it descended to land at Daegu International Airport. The opening of the plane’s door was watched by the passengers, and 12 of the 194 passengers on the plane were slightly injured.