A flight to Nain on Wednesday became tense after two men described as being drunk caused a disturbance.
RCMP said Provincial Airlines asked for help after a disruption on a flight bound for Nain.
Police went to the airstrip and arrested two men, ages 26 and 35.
RCMP said the men, both of whom are from Natuashish, were taken into custody.
The older man had been under court orders to stay away from alcohol.