Rensselaer County man faces serious charges after incident on NJ airplane


A 28 year old man from Wynantskill, Rensselaer County is accused of storming a cockpit door, on an inbound flight to Newark NJ, then assaulting a female flight attendant. Once the plane landed, six Port Authority police officers were injured in a brawl on the tarmac.

Matther Dingley was arrested in the incident, and could face additional charges.

NBC filed this report

Mugshot above, from previous arrest in Albany County