The captain of the plane decided to change the route and landed at Malaga airport. There the Ukrainian was waiting for the Civil Guard.
The Air Europa plane, en route from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Madrid, made an emergency landing due to a passenger, a Ukrainian citizen, who refused to wear a mask. This is reported by EFE.
According to media reports, the Ukrainian could be in a state of alcoholic intoxication. As a result, the captain of the plane decided to change the route and landed at Malaga airport, where the man was waiting for the Civil Guard. Following the incident, the aircraft continued to fly to Madrid.
It was recently reported that pilots deployed the plane in the United States due to the refusal of passengers to wear masks.