Intoxicated British Airways Passenger Restrained After Trying to Open Exit Door

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An intoxicated woman on a British Airways flight was restrained after attempting to open the exit door, police said on November 17. Above, a British Airways Boeing 747-400 taxis at San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California, February 14, 2015. Louis Nastro/Reuters

A British Airways flight from London to Boston landed at Logan Airport after a woman tried to open an exit door, the FAA said in a statement on Tuesday afternoon.

The woman, who was not identified, was restrained during the flight, Massachusetts State Police said on Twitter. "No known nexus to terrorism at this time," police said.

Police described the woman as being approximately 30 years old and intoxicated at the time of the incident.

British Airways Flight 213 reportedly on the ground. Troopers on jet bridge to take custody of restrained passenger, investigate incident.

— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) November 17, 2015

"Our customers and crew deserve to have a safe and enjoyable flight and we do not tolerate abusive behavior," the airline said in a statement. "​Our crew have requested that police meet the flight in Boston due to an unruly customer on board."

British Airways Flight 213 is a Boeing 777. The flight left London Heathrow to Boston Logan left at 11:34 a.m. and arrived at 1:28 p.m.

British Airways flight is on the ground in Boston. Photo: @WCVB

— Dan Linden (@DanLinden) November 17, 2015