• Horizon Air Worker Who Stole and Crashed Plane on Island Had No Ties to Terrorism, FBI Says

    6 days ago - By Fortune

    The Horizon Air worker who stole an airplane from Seattle's airport and took it for a ride crashed intentionally to commit suicide, the FBI said in a report that concluded he had no apparent ties to terrorism.
    Ground service agent Richard Russell, 28, acted alone and no charges are planned in the August incident, the agency said in a statement released Friday. Investigators found no explanation for why Russell, who wasn't a licensed pilot, wanted to steal the empty plane and kill himself.
    "Interviews with work colleagues, friends, and family - and review of text messages exchanged with...
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