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Passenger tries to open door mid-flight

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London - Alaska Airlines says an airliner bound for Seattle had to divert to Minneapolis after an unruly passenger tried to open a rear door in flight.

The Star Tribune reports the Boeing 737-900ER had left New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport on Monday morning before its emergency landing at Minneapolis-Paul airport.

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File photo: Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Halley Knigge says the man 'attempted to access one of the doors in the rear of the aircraft.'

Alaska Airlines spokeswoman Halley Knigge says the man “attempted to access one of the doors in the rear of the aircraft; and was removed by law enforcement”.

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