Air France: Man Found In Cockpit Not An Employee - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Air France: Man Found In Cockpit Not An Employee

Posted: Updated:

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Air France says a French man arrested after sitting inside the cockpit of a plane scheduled to fly from Philadelphia is not one of its employees.
    
The airline said Friday that Philippe Jernnard was not wearing the airline's uniform, did not have a badge verifying he was crew member or was not carrying any Air France crew baggage.
    
Jernnard, a ticketed passenger, was arrested Wednesday night after he was found by the crew of a US Airways flight bound for West Palm Beach, Fla., sitting in the jump seat behind the pilot.
    
He was wearing a white shirt with an Air France logo and black jacket with epaulets on the shoulders. Officer Christine O'Brien said police also found him in possession of a counterfeit Air France crew member ID card.

(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

HD DOPPLER 6i
/
  • National NewsMore>>

  • Donna Perry given three life sentences for the murder of three women

    Donna Perry given three life sentences for the murder of three women

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:58:15 GMT

    Donna (a.k.a. Douglas) Perry was given three life sentences without parole or early release for the murder of three women back in 1990.

    More >>

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Donna (a.k.a. Douglas) Perry was given three life sentences without parole or early release for the murder of three women back in 1990. "Ms. Perry, you killed these women for nothing but the sport of it," said Judge Price. Also saying that this was the most complicated criminal case he has seen in his career.

    More >>
  • Family of brain-dead California girl fights to reverse death

    Family of brain-dead California girl fights to reverse death

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:33 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:33:22 GMT

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - More than three years after a coroner declared a teen girl dead, a Northern California judge is deciding whether to revoke her death certificate. In court documents filed last month, retired neurologist Dr. Alan Shewmon says videos recorded by Jahi McMath's family from 2014 to 2016 show McMath is still alive.

    More >>

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. - More than three years after a coroner declared a teen girl dead, a Northern California judge is deciding whether to revoke her death certificate. In court documents filed last month, retired neurologist Dr. Alan Shewmon says videos recorded by Jahi McMath's family from 2014 to 2016 show McMath is still alive.

    More >>
  • Woman's body found on roadside in Jefferson City

    Woman's body found on roadside in Jefferson City

    Monday, July 24 2017 5:24 PM EDT2017-07-24 21:24:13 GMT

    HELENA, Mont. - State and Jefferson County authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found on the side of a road in Jefferson City. Montana Department of Justice officials say a person discovered the body Sunday and called the police. The agency's statement says the death appears suspicious but there is no immediate threat to the public.

    More >>

    HELENA, Mont. - State and Jefferson County authorities are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found on the side of a road in Jefferson City. Montana Department of Justice officials say a person discovered the body Sunday and called the police. The agency's statement says the death appears suspicious but there is no immediate threat to the public.

    More >>