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Disturbance over a blanket forces a plane to land

A flight from Las Vegas to Hawaii had to land in L.A. yesterday after a 66-year-old guy LOST IT when he found out blankets cost $12.  He also told the crew he'd like to, quote, "take someone behind the wood shed for this."


Passenger Disturbance Over Cost Of $12 Blanket Forces Hawaii Flight To Land At LAX

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) - A flight from Las Vegas bound for Hawaii was diverted to LAX Wednesday over what police say was a passenger's reaction to the price of an in-flight blanket. Hawaiian Airlines flight #7 was a couple of miles off the Southern California coast when a 66-year-old passenger requested a blanket and was told the cost would be $12, according to Los Angeles Airport police.