Masturbating Passenger Causes Plane To Make Emergency Landing

A plane in the US was forced to make an emergency landing after one of its passengers started masturbating mid-flight.

Doug Adams, 26, is alleged to have started touching himself and tried opening one of the plane’s doors on the Virgin Amercia flight.

The plane was heading from Boston to Los Angeles but had to stop at Nebraska where officer escorted Adams off the plane.

According to US media site, NBC a police report states that he was ‘masturbating in flight and later tried to open an exit door’.

Film producer Sam Slater described Adams returning to his seat after going to the bathroom, arguing with a woman next to him and asking to be moved.

He said: ‘He at that point was fidgeting and began to remove the plastic covering from the emergency exit door and tried to pull open the door.

‘Fortunately there were a couple of Boston police officers on the flight that were there at that point to help as well.’

The man was taken to hospital for observation.

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