A Ryanair passenger had his ‘nose bitten off’ during a brutal mid-air fight, shocking footage shows.
The unnamed holidaymaker was on the 6.10am Glasgow Prestwick to Tenerife South flight yesterday when the scuffle took place.
The chaotic clip shows passengers screaming as a man emerges from the aisle-brawl coated in blood.
two men were fighting on a Ryanair flight from Glasgow to Tenerife but were broken up by cabin crew and passengers
They appear to fall to the floor during the grappling and people continue to try to pull them apart
The 30second recording, taken by a passenger from their seat, sees a man wearing a cap and hoodie and a young man in a black top grappling halfway down the plane.
One passenger can be heard shouting: ‘Boys stop this. Why are you just sat watching?’
They fight for around 20seconds before cabin crew and other passengers drag the men off each other.
A man, who was reportedly trying to break up the fight, leaves the centre of the plane with a busted nose and blood across his face
The unnamed man was helped back to his seat by a fellow passenger. Ryanair said he two men who had been fighting were detained when the plane landed
The man in the black top shouts ‘that’s what I got, that’s what I got,’ as he is pulled towards the front of the plane without any clear injuries.
Another person was pushed towards the rear of the aircraft by cabin crew with blood dripping down his face.
A witness said he was trying to break up the fight.
A young boy peeks over the top of his seat to watch the fight, with more families and children reportedly on the plane.
‘There were numerous occasions of drunk and disorderly behaviour leading to a man having his nose bitten off,’ a source told the Scottish Sun.
A spokesman for Ryanair said: ‘The crew of this flight from Glasgow Prestwick to Tenerife (16 Mar) requested police assistance upon arrival after two passengers became disruptive in-flight.’
A Ryanair flight from Glasgow to Spain had to be diverted last night after a fight is said to have broken out on board (file picture)
‘The aircraft landed normally and police removed and detained two individuals.
‘We will not tolerate unruly or disruptive behaviour at any time and the safety and comfort of our customers, crew and aircraft is our number one priority.
‘This is now a matter for local police.’
It comes a month after a Ryanair flight from Glasgow Prestwick to Malaga had to be diverted after a ‘full fist fight’ reportedly broke out on board amid scenes of ‘absolute chaos’.
The plane, which had been heading from Glasgow Prestwick to the southern Spanish city of Malaga, was forced to divert to Madrid
Witnesses said two men traded punches after a drunk male passenger had ‘started pestering women in a hen party’.
Cabin crew had to ask passengers for help as the violence unfolded in the aisle, the witness said.
The plane, which had been heading from Glasgow Prestwick to the southern Spanish city of Malaga, was forced to divert to Madrid.
A disruptive passenger was met by Spanish police in the country’s capital before the jet carried on to its intended destination.