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Teen Tries to Steal Airline Jet to Go to Concert, Makes It Into Cockpit

Rap superfan Zemarcuis Scott of Texarkana, Arkansas, pleaded guilty on Thursday for attempting to steal an airplane to go to a rap concert. Scott was spotted by airport security personnel on July 4 when they noticed the 18-year-old jump a fence onto the Texarkana Regional Airport (TXK) tarmac at 2:30am. He was trying to snag a plane to see rapper Famous Dex perform in Illinois — a plan he thought about for nearly a month, he told investigators. He had been watching the plane he attempted to… ( Mehr...

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Larry Loffelmacher 4
Hey give the guy credit, he's right it's just pushing levers and punching buttons..........LOL
Yeah, give him a break. That's all it is, and many have done worse!!!
Cansojr 1
It's really easy; Up-Down, left and right and finally fast and slow. Coordinate this stuff and poof you are pilot. People are learning on simulators. That's how a kid stole a Q-400 rolled it successfully then he killed himself. What if a FBO is robbed and a 911 scenario is reanacted with a corporate jet is used?
Roger Curtiss 2
That"kid" who stole the Q-400 was an airline employee.
Cansojr 1
He was a pathologist.
ToddBaldwin3 1
monalisa75 1
Another one? WTH was wrong with the AR teens? Last year, August 2018 another similar case:
Connor Cummings 2
Same incident, just reported late I guess
ToddBaldwin3 1
Same incident, he just recently pled guilty and was sentenced to probation.
mdburd 1

What a lenient sentencing judge.
ADXbear 1
Should be banned from any aircraft for good.. take a train
Really? Short of a basketball or football ride at some college not interested in academics, I kinda doubt he will be a fixture in any airports.

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Dennis Stockton 6
MAGA kids don't do rap concerts. He be a Democrat.
zanehuston 4
Someone wearing a MAGA hat would understand that it's much more than just pulling levers and punching buttons.
RECOR10 -2
I gots ta wonda if da plane dun had some reeyums or otha bling....
monalisa75 2
This was old news: happened Aug 2018---absolutely not a MAGA wearer, more a BLM kid!


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