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12 Passengers Disrupt Flight to India

A Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Mumbai returned to the airport after takeoff when 12 passengers were seen acting oddly in a way that concerned other passengers.  The passengers pulled out cell phones during the flight and would not remain seated when the fasten seatbelt light was on.  This caused a major ruckus, and sky marshalls contained the passengers as the plane returned to Amsterdam.  The passengers have not been arrested but can be held for 3 days without being charged (or I suppose they can be sent to Guantanamo for 3 years without being charged).  This appears for now to be a giant case of nothing.  The flight will attempt to leave again today.

FOLLOW UP:  It turns out that it was, in fact, a giant case of nothing.  All 12 passengers were released.

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