Axar.az
UP
21 May 2018


The bomb threat on EgyptAir flight was false

Home page World
12 Punto 14 Punto 16 Punto 18 Punto

An EgyptAir flight to China was forced to make an emergency landing in Uzbekistan on Wednesday after the airline received a call claiming that there was a bomb on board.

According to the Reuters, two Egyptian aviation officials said.

They said the plane, which was carrying 118 passengers, had been evacuated and searched. No explosives were found, they said.

"The plane is preparing to resume its journey. It was a hoax, thank God," said one of the officials.

EgyptAir has received a number of bomb threats since one of its aircraft crashed into the Mediterranean on May 19. All have turned out to be hoaxes.

Date
2016.06.08 / 15:46
Author
Axar.az
Comments
See also

Leaders of South Korea and US discuss Pyongyang over phone

Ukraine will pull out of intl agreements in CIS framework

Iraqi PM Abadi, Sadr meet in sign of possible coalition

Macron seeks to give impetus to ties during visit to Russia

Israeli-linked firm suspected of helping Trump get elected

US protests as China lands bombers on island

Rouhani, Jordan's king meet for 1st time in 15 years

Poroshenko recalled representatives from all CIS bodies

Paraguay: Embassy move to Jerusalem came before US announcement

Russia supports Argentina’s principles of G20 presidency

Latest
 
Xocalı soyqırımı — 1992-ci il Bağla
Bize yazin Bağla
ArxivBağla