Pilots turned the plane around an hour after takeoff so police could take the man into custody.
Officials from Philadelphia, the Airport and Delaware County came together to announce a tentative agreement to go forward with a multi-billion dollar plan to expand Philadelphia International Airport.
Four passengers and two crew members were injured Sunday afternoon when a flight out of Philadelphia encountered severe turbulence.
Heavy snowfall is causing major delays and disruptions around the region.
Another winter blast blanketed the region Saturday with a modest covering of snow, but it still caused some problems for area residents.
Officials at Philadelphia International Airport say the FAA has issued a ground delay of up to two hours for arriving flights due to snow.
The bitter cold temperatures and left over snow are making a mess of mass transit this morning.
The seizure was made on Monday at the UPS express consignment facility near Philadelphia International Airport.
“Please allow ample time for check-in & screening (2 hrs) as lines are longer due to weather conditions that are still impacting flights,” PHL posted around 11:45 a.m.
Heavy rains and gusting winds have caused delays at Philadelphia International Airport.
At Philadelphia International Airport Tuesday night, there were plenty of happy holiday reunions.
For the second time in less than a month, U.S. Customs officers have seized more than 100 pounds of khat near Philadelphia Airport.
Beer-loving travelers are in good hands at Philadelphia International Airport.
In a memo from the CEO, Delta notes that “a clear majority” of travelers and company employees polled in a 2012 survey made it clear that voice calls on flights “would detract from – not enhance – their experience.”
As of 3:30 p.m., a spokesperson for the airport says there are no FAA reported delays for arriving or departing flights.