Robert Hersey

Robert Hersey was arraigned at East Boston Municipal Court Wednesday, May 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Aram Boghosian, Pool)

Arlington Man Accused Of Trying To Open Emergency Door During Flight

An Arlington man who allegedly tried to open an emergency door on a flight to Boston was released on $1,000 bail Wednesday and ordered to stay away from alcohol.


43-year-old Robert Hersey of Arlington was arrested by state police on a charge of interfering with a flight crew.  (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Passenger: ‘He Knew He’d Messed Up’ In Emergency Door Incident

Phil Tighe was sitting in the back of Delta Flight 1102 from Orlando to Boston Tuesday night when flight attendants had an unexpected request.