How to Protect Yourself From Getting Groped on a Plane
January 11, 2018
A woman claims she was sexually assaulted by a fellow passenger during a 10-hour flight to Europe. Allison Dvaladze says she was flying in the window seat from Seattle to Amsterdam when the passenger sitting next her touched her multiple times. "I suddenly felt a hand in my crotch, and without even thinking I swatted and yelled, ‘No!’” she told Inside Edition. Dvaladze is not alone. The FBI says midair sexual assaults increased by 66 percent over the last three years.