Suspected Seattle plane thief had ‘full airport credentials’

Richard Russell worked as a ground-service agent for Horizon Air PHOTO: AFP

A man who stole an empty passenger plane from Seattle airport and then crashed it was an airline worker with full credentials, authorities say.

The 29-year-old had worked for Horizon Air for more than three years, towing and tidying aircraft and loading bags, BBC said.

The man, named by United States media as Richard…