Female faces charges under the Aeronautics Act and Criminal Code following an incident on an Air Canada flight

Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador – On July 7, 2018, Happy Valley-Goose Bay RCMP responded to a complaint of an unruly passenger onboard an Air Canada flight.

The plane, which was destined for Amsterdam, Netherlands, was diverted into Goose Bay as a result of the actions of the woman.

The 21-year-old woman was arrested by police, has appeared in court, and remains in custody with another court appearance scheduled for today.

She is facing charges including Mischief over $5000 under the Criminal Code of Canada and two charges under the Aeronautics Act for interfering with the performance of crew members and for lessening the ability of a crew member to perform their duties.

Happy Valley-Goose Bay RCMP

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