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Malaysia airlines flight forced to turn back due to 'disruptive passenger'

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Malaysia airlines flight forced to turn back due to 'disruptive passenger'

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Malaysia Airlines has said its Flight MH128 from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur returned to Melbourne shortly after take off due to a ‘disruptive passenger’.

The aircraft landed safely at Melbourne airport and was sent to a remote bay where the passenger was dealt with by airport security.

Flight MH128 was forced to return ‘after the operating captain was alerted by a cabin crew of a passenger attempting to enter the cockpit,” the airline said in a statement.

More details to follow.