Woman claims flight crew didn’t protect her from masturbating man

A New York City woman claims an American Airlines crew saw a creep sitting next to her masturbate while she was sleeping and did nothing to protect her.

Chloe King, 30, said a flight attendant called her to the back of the Paris-bound plane before landing and told her the man next to her had been pleasuring himself while she slept, she recounted in a July 9 Medium post.

“I’ll never know what exactly happened on that flight, but I do know I’ll never feel completely safe flying again,” King wrote.

A woman on the man’s other side witnessed the inappropriate behavior and had moved. French police were notified to arrest the man upon arrival, she wrote.

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King, a social media manager at Bergdorf Goodman, according to her LinkedIn page, said she asked to be moved to another seat, but her request was denied.

Instead, the crew forced her to climb over the man and sit in her window seat the remainder of the flight, she claims.

“I was shaking and crying and trying not to get sick,” King recalled.

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The woman claimed the incident happened on an American Airlines flight to Paris. 

(Alan Diaz/AP)

After landing in Paris, she reported the incident to the American Airlines counter and contacted the airline’s legal team. She received an email about the “disappointing service” weeks later, she wrote.

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King didn’t mention when the incident happened.

An American Airlines spokesman confirmed to the Daily News Wednesday that she was on American Airlines Flight 120 from New York to Paris on May 24.

The man was taken into custody by French officials following the plane’s landing, the spokesman added. It was not immediately clear whether the man would face charges.

“We are reviewing how we handled the situation on this flight, and have reached out directly to Ms. King,” the airlines said in a statement to The News. “During the flight, our crew requested that French law enforcement meet the aircraft in Paris. Upon arrival, French officials interviewed the male passenger regarding the allegations.”

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