How was a man able to steal a plane from an airport and take flight?

An airline employee hijacked a Horizon Airlines plane late Friday at a Seattle airport, flying it for about 15 minutes before crashing on a nearby island. NBC News aviation analyst John Cox joins TODAY to weigh in on the incident, saying: “For him to get airborne and be able to fly the airplane — even though he had quote ‘played some video games’ — that’s one of the surprising features here.”