Woman, 25, released on bail after being arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of endangering an aircraft

PUBLISHED: 09:11 24 June 2019 | UPDATED: 09:11 24 June 2019

A Maidenhead woman was arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of endangering an aircraft. Picture: MARK DAVISION

A Maidenhead woman was arrested at Stansted Airport on suspicion of endangering an aircraft. Picture: MARK DAVISION

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A woman arrested at Stansted Airport over the weekend on suspicion of endangering an aircraft for has been released on bail.

The 25-year-old, from Maidenhead in Berkshire, was arrested on suspicion of common assault, criminal damage and endangering an aircraft.

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She has been released on bail until Tuesday 30 July.

Essex Police were inundated with 999 calls after houses were shaken and a loud blast was heard across the county, including in Uttlesford, at about 6.45pm on Saturday.

It has since confirmed that the noise was a 'sonic boom' caused by Typhoon jets breaking the sound barrier.

Stansted Airport said the jets had escorted a Jet2 flight in to land because of a disruptive passenger on board,


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