A dispute over Southern Airlines mask policy led to a passenger punching flight attendants.
Incidents like this have been on the rise in US , according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
According to the agency, there have been 2500 reports of ‘unruly behavior’ by passenger in 2021. This numbers compared to 100-150 during a typical year.
Most of the incidents were related to the federal mask mandate.
Here is a footage of what happened.