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An Alaska teenager sitting in the passenger seat of a small plane briefly took over the aircraft’s controls during a short commercial flight, causing the plane to momentarily plummet toward the ground, police said.

The 16-year-old boy was arrested last week. He was on a recent Yute Commuter Service flight from Napakiak to Bethel, KYUK-AM reported.

The article goes on to state the following:

The chaos started when the teen grabbed the aircraft controls shortly after takeoff, causing the “plane to enter a steep climb and then a dive toward the ground,” Alaska State Troopers said. A woman who was sitting behind the teen grabbed him by the neck and pulled him away from the controls, police said.

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