Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP
Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP
Aviation

Jail for mechanic who sabotaged American Airlines jet to earn overtime fixing it

  • Sabotage involved glueing styrofoam inside the nose of Boeing 737
  • Tampering could have affected plane’s guidance system and caused crash

Topic |   Aviation
Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP
Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani who pleaded guilty in December to tampering with the aircraft before take-off last summer at Miami International Airport. File photo; AP
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