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He is alleged to have fixed a camera in the first-class toilet of a United Airlines flight, and becomes the first person to be hauled up under the law since it was enacted in 2004.
United are the only company to make such an announcement so far.
Oxygen masks automatically dropped down in the cabin of the United Airlines plane.
Most passengers on board were reportedly unaware the alarm had been raised.
A woman flying with children and a small dog was pressured by a flight attendant to put her dog in overhead storage during the 3-1/2 hour flight.
Getting a response out within 15 minutes worked well for Malaysia Airlines in mid-air crisis on flight MH128 from Melbourne to KL on May 31, says CEO Peter Bellew.
Officer James Long grabbed Dao to pull him off his seat, later writing that the man "started swinging his arms up and down with a closed fist."
United said the couple repeatedly tried to sit in more expensive seats for which they had not paid and would not follow flight crew instructions.
The airline says it will make sure crews travelling on its aircraft are booked into seats at least 60 minutes before departure.
The ire in Vietnam grew quickly after it was reported that Dao's origins were not in the Southeast Asian country's old enemy, China, as many had at first assumed.
Footage of the Sunday showdown was reposted to Sina Weibo, where the subject quickly became the top trending topic, garnering over 120 million views and 80,000 comments -- many of them highly nationalistic in tone.
United Airlines clarified that the girls prevented from boarding were "pass riders" -- those who fly free or at heavily reduced rates because they are airline employees or their relatives.