Blogs and advice from Industry leading Specialists
Valuable Opinions, Comments & Gossip
Financial related News & Articles relating to Spain
Latest News, Stories
& Hot Topics
Various Tools & Widgets to help with your financial needs
Tools & Widgets to
help with finances
Polls, Surveys and Opinions featured throughout Tumbit
Featured Polls, Surveys & Stats
Discussions, Advice & Topical Chat
Discussions, Advice & Topical Chat

Disruptive Passenger Billed £2.7k for Flight Delay Cost

Mon 24th Aug 2015
Disruptive Passenger Billed £2.7k for Flight Delay Cost

Jet2 has issued disruptive passenger, Jamie Ferguson, with a bill for £2,716 for costs incurred after his offensive behaviour on-board a flight to Ibiza last month led to a significant delay.

Mr Ferguson (21) was arrested by Spanish police on arrival into Ibiza following alleged threatening behaviour towards cabin crew on the Glasgow flight on 13th July 2015. It was reported that when the aircraft was taxiing after landing and the seat belt signs were still on, Mr Ferguson suddenly left his seat, approached a crew member and was verbally abusive and aggressive.

Because of his arrest, cabin crew were obliged to attend the police station to give statements. This led to a two hour delay to the return flight, inconveniencing 179 passengers. This significant delay also meant incurred additional ground handling, airport and security charges.

Phil Ward, managing director of, said: "Mr Ferguson's behaviour was completely unacceptable. He showed no respect towards our cabin crew or fellow passengers. His antisocial actions not only meant a delay for the passengers returning to Glasgow, an additional 337 of our customers suffered delays to their holiday flights that day because of him.

"As part of our Onboard Together programme we are committed to taking the necessary action to stamp out disruptive passenger behaviour on our flights and that includes billing troublemakers like Mr Ferguson for delay costs."

The Airline also issued Mr Ferguson with a lifetime ban.

Recommended Reading :

* Buget airlines carried half of passengers in Spain in July

* Spain heads for record tourism year after bumper July

Comment on this Story

Be the first to comment on this Story !!

Related Partners

Recommended Items

Related Topics

Related Articles

Related Blogs

When shopping for bodyjewelrytips, never buy anything that has nickel. The best type of material is the steel, titanium, wood, anodized gold or gold. Most nickel products will rust and may infect your ear. If you have pierced the naval or eye, you do not need to worry, as that is the most versatile part of the body. You can wear rings, straight, curved or fancy and captive beads. There are many leading body piercing jewelry that offer some of the biggest collection at very affordable price. In regard to shopping, always go to a wholesale shape as that is the sure place of getting any type of body piercing jewelry. The only thing that you need to be careful about is the material used to make the jewelry. There are instances when body piercing might go wrong and the result is an infection. In order to avoid this, make sure that the person doing the piercing is qualified to do so. After piercing is done Bodys piercing trends, you should keep the area sterilized and clean. Use warm water to wipe dirt. Never use spirits as they will corrode the area resulting to a wound which might cause an infection.