Joe Raedle / Getty ImagesAn American Airlines flight takes off from Miami in a Dec. 29 file photo. The pilot of an American Airlines flight from Washington to Phoenix, Arizona, on Friday threatened to end the flight prematurely if raucous supporters of President Donald Trump did not settle down. (Joe Raedle / Getty Images)
Two days after what began as a pro-Trump protest ended up with rioting at the U.S. Capitol, one American Airlines pilot made it clear he had had his fill of Trump supporters.
The flight from Washington to Phoenix turned into a mini-Trump rally as passengers waited to leave D.C. behind, according to a video tweeted by Mindy Robinson, who lost her race for Congress in November.
“Wow. I’m on a plane full of patriots flying from DC to Phoenix and we started chanting “USA” …and the Captain came on said told us he’d drop us