A Saudi woman bit the finger of an Egyptian stewardess during a fight triggered by accusations the cabin crew member was molesting her husband who was sat next to her during a flight to the capital Riyadh.

The Saudi woman screamed at the young stewardess after noticing that she was giving “too much interest” to her husband, Kabar newspaper said.

“A fight then erupted in the aircraft and the Saudi woman then jumped on the stewardess and bit her finger,” its aid, adding that the Egyptian reported the Saudi women to the airport police after landing.