The statement says the safety of customers and employees is the airline’s top priority. The Los Angeles-bound plane to return to Minneapolis Wednesday evening. The crew reported the couple refused to follow directions. Passengers erupted in applause once the two were off the plane. The two were questioned by police and the FBI after being taken off the plane. Police reports released Thursday didn’t give details of the nature of the disruption. Officers are still investigating. Koosmann was taken to Hennepin County Jail, where she was released early Thursday morning. Koosmann is due in court Jan 13. The charges are misdemeanors. Misdemeanor charges don’t prohibit those charged from flying, but airlines have the option to ban such passengers.