Jet Blue employee, Steven Slater, poses with his ID card
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'Reckless' air steward released on bail

An American flight attendant has been released on bail after after deploying an emergency chute to leave his aircraft following a row with a passenger.

Steven Slater had an argument with a traveller who had ignored his instructions to remain seated after a flight to JFK airport in New York.

Steve Kingstone reports.

  • 11 Aug 2010