Two passengers were removed from a Phoenix-bound flight Saturday after others aboard the plane noticed “suspicious” activity.
Suzanne Trevino, a spokesperson with Transportation Security Administration (TSA), said US Airways Flight 192 was inbound from the Orlando Airport when several passengers reported seeing two other passengers talking “suspiciously.”
TSA and officers from the Phoenix Police Department met the plane at the gate when it arrived at Sky Harbor Saturday night.
Officials say the two passengers were removed by authorities and were being questioned by the FBI.
Trevino did not confirm any descriptions of the suspects or what the “suspicious” talking entailed.
Representatives with Sky Harbor and US Airways have declined to comment on the incident, instead referring questions to TSA officials.
Airport officials said the incident did not impact airport operations.
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