Home Albuquerque Press Releases 2011 Incident at Albuquerque International Sunport
This is archived material from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) website. It may contain outdated information and links may no longer function.

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.