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FAA Investigating After Reports Of An Intoxicated Pilot

Thursday, February 16th, 2012 at 12:02 pm

Federal authorities are now investigating after an intoxicated pilot was prevented from boarding a flight to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

According to Frontier Airlines, flight 1894 was supposed to leave Eppley Airfield in Omaha, Nebraska at 6am. The plane was delayed nearly two hours. The plane had 29 passengers and three crew members, including two pilots.

A Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman said Frontier Airlines reported the incident to the FAA, which is required.

Frontier didn’t make any other comments about the incident.

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