The London-bound flight from Philadelphia was diverted to Boston.
The FlySafair was scheduled to depart from Durban, South Africa and fly to Johannesburg on Friday morning.
Photos show where the plane's nose was pummeled with hail.
In 2017, Boeing recognized that its 737 Max display system software "did not correctly meet the AOA Disagree alert requirements," the company said in a statement.
Some 153 people were reportedly on the plane.
The 23-year-old faces five years in prison over the hoax bomb threat.
The flight attendant was in stable condition but would have to undergo multiple surgeries on her right leg.
Abusive Sexual Contact on an aircraft is punishable by up to two years in prison.
An Iowa woman dropped her smartphone more than 1,000 feet out of an airplane, but after using the Find my iPhone app feature, she located the device without a single scratch.
The Queensland woman, who was not named, reportedly screamed for the majority of the roughly two-hour flight.
"Everything in the cockpit was floating in the air. Most of the equipment malfunctioned...and I couldn't hear the radio," pilot Liu Chuanjian said.
At around 7.40 a.m. a windshield in the cockpit of a Sichuan Airlines passenger aircraft was ripped out mid-flight.
One person was taken to hospital.
Upon realizing the emergency slide was deploying automatically at the same time the door came inward, he said he "panicked."
"It was just automatic. I kind of felt like I was sitting there with the mask coming down, I felt very helpless. The minute someone asked if anyone knew CPR, I didn't feel helpless anymore."
Obama's attorney general gave a rare interview to NBC News.
The passenger was apparently so unruly that North American Air Defense scrambled fighter jets to assist.
The worst of the air pirates was a man who became more dangerous after he was caught and imprisoned.
The gold and silver bars fell out of the plane after the hatch door broke during takeoff.
In a statement, United Airlines disputed the story, saying: "At no point was any customer offered compensation for this issue."