Virgin: Passenger who tried to enter cockpit was drunk

Virgin said the passenger who tried to break into the cockpit of one of its planes en route to Indonesia was drunk.

The Virgin spokesperson confirmed that the plane was not hijacked.


'Drunk passenger' caused Virgin plane hijack reports

A Virgin Australia spokesman said a drunken passenger trying to break into its cockpit en route to Bali had lead to initial erroneous reports that a plane from Brisbane had been hijacked.