Michael Foret, 33, was escorted from a Delta Air Lines plane
by police when it landed in the Cayman Islands on Sunday night.
The flight was traveling from Atlanta en route to Costa Rica.
His wife remained aboard the plane and continued traveling to
San Jose, Costa Rica, police said.
On Tuesday, Foret, who had been held in police custody, appeared
before a Cayman Islands judge, his lawyer, Ben Tonner, said.
Foret was fined for disruptive behavior aboard a commercial
flight, he said.
It was the second time in recent weeks that Delta reportedly
performed an emergency landing because of drunken behavior by a
A Delta flight from Baltimore to Salt Lake City on February 7
was diverted due to an unruly female passenger who was described
by officials as intoxicated.
(Reporting by Peter Polack; editing by Kevin Gray and Ken Wills)
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