Disorderly Conduct Causes Hawaiian-bound Jet to Return to Portland with Fighter Jet Escort

JAN 06 2010 — A 56-year-old Salem man, and his female companion were taken off Hawaiian Airlines Flight 39 when the Hawaiian-bound jet returned to Portland International Airport around 1:20 p.m. escorted by two F-15 fighter jets. The couple was questioned by the FBI but were not arrested.

SOURCE: No charges for Salem man whose behavior caused Hawaii-bound airliner to return to Portland