"The President has been briefed on the incident involving a stolen plane from Sea-Tac Airport in Seattle and is monitoring the situation as information becomes available", press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said.
"There were some maneuvers that were done that were incredible maneuvers with the aircraft", Beck said.
Authorities say the man went through various background checks to get clearance to be in the secured area.
"He was a nice guy", Kaelin said.
One witness filmed the plane doing a large loop-the-loop, which they first thought was part of an air show rehearsal.
While in the air, Russell joked for almost 20 minutes with the air traffic control agent, but admitted he had "a few screws loose" and called himself "just a broken guy". Alaska Airlines said he was an employee who helps direct aircraft to gates and de-ice planes. It did not elaborate.
"This is probably jail time for life, huh?" he asks.
Richard then says he feels like one of the engines "is going out or something". "But could you start a left-hand turn, please?" The rogue pilot was aauthorized to operate the equipment that tows airplanes to and from runways. Troyer said F-15 aircraft were in the air "within a few minutes" and the pilots kept "people on the ground safe".
"If this guy had evil intent, I'm not sure there's any way the F-15s could have stopped him from flying into Safeco Field", Curtis said. "I don't wanna, I don't know". "I was kinda hoping that was gonna be it. Ya know?"
The governor of Washington, Jay Inslee, thanked the Air National Guard from Washington and OR on Twitter "for scrambling jets to keep Washingtonians safe". They pursued the aircraft before it went down on Ketron Island, between Tacoma and Olympia.
Waldron said it seemed that the jets were chasing down the airplane.
Only the unidentified pilot was on the plane, according to authorities. He said the military planes were not involved in the crash.
Witnesses reported seeing the plane being chased by military aircraft near the airport.
In addition to disrupting air traffic control, the incident also caused alarm among locals, many of whom recorded the incident.
In this long-exposure photo, smoke and an orange glow are seen on Ketron Island in Washington state, early Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 as viewed from near Steilacoom, Wash.
"Everyone was literally frozen in place, muttering about what possibly happened", he said.
"It is highly fragmented", she said of the plane. "We have no indication of any casualties other than the person on the plane". "I met Hannah in Coos Bay, Oregon in 2010 while we were both going to school", the about me section says.
It wasn't immediately clear what training, if any, the man had in flying planes. No one was hurt on the ground, authorities said.
The air-traffic controller responded calmly, seeming not to want to upset Rich as the conversation continued and he tried to coax Rich into landing somewhere. "To our knowledge, he didn't have a pilot's license".
It crashed about an hour after it was stolen and did not hit any ground structures.
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Halep, Stephens into Montreal final
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Maryland puts DJ Durkin on leave amid investigation
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BC government announces proposed changes to ICBC rates
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