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Malaysia Airlines Plane Returns to Melbourne After Passenger Tries to Enter Cockpit

Friday, June 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
Malaysia Airlines Plane Returns to Melbourne After Passenger Tries to Enter Cockpit

Malaysia Airlines flight MH-128 had to return and make an emergency landing in Melbourne, Australia, on May 31st. The Airbus A330-300 plane took off for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, but had to turn back after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit and claimed that he had a bomb. The passenger, identified as a 25-year-old... »

PIA Flight Diverts to Stansted Airport due to Bomb Threat

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
PIA Flight Diverts to Stansted Airport due to Bomb Threat

Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-757 had to make an emergency landing at London Stansted Airport, England, on February 7th. The plane flying from Lahore, Pakistan, to Heathrow Airport, London, United Kingdom, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. All 150 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

American Airlines Plane Diverts to Tennessee due to Bomb Threat

Thursday, February 2, 2017
By George Hatcher
American Airlines Plane Diverts to Tennessee due to Bomb Threat

American Airlines flight 1804 made an emergency landing at McGhee Tyson Airport, Tennessee, on January 31st. The plane flying from Charlotte, North Carolina, to Indianapolis, Indiana, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed uneventfully. Everyone aboard remained safe. No explosive material was found upon inspection. Download article as PDF »

JetBlue Airways Flight Diverts to Florida After Bomb Threat

Sunday, January 22, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Airways Flight Diverts to Florida After Bomb Threat

JetBlue Airways flight 893 had to make an emergency landing at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport, Florida, on January 21st. The plane heading from Newark, New Jersey, to Santiago, Dominican Republic, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Eurowings Flight Diverts to Kuwait City due to Bomb Threat

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
By George Hatcher
Eurowings Flight Diverts to Kuwait City due to Bomb Threat

Eurowings flight 117 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Kuwait City, Kuwait, on January 15th. The plane heading from Salalah, Oman, to Cologne, Germany, was diverted due to a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. There were 299 passengers aboard at the time; all of them remained unharmed. The authorities confirmed... »

Lufthansa Flight Diverts to JFK Airport due to Bomb Threat

Wednesday, December 14, 2016
By George Hatcher
Lufthansa Flight Diverts to JFK Airport due to Bomb Threat

Lufthansa Airlines flight LH-441 had to divert and make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, on December 12th. The plane flying from Houston, Texas, to Frankfort, Germany, was diverted due to a bomb threat. According to the airline, “LH441 was diverted as a matter of precaution in coordination with... »

LATAM Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bomb Threat

Friday, November 11, 2016
By George Hatcher
LATAM Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Bomb Threat

A LATAM Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing in Santiago, Chile, on November 10th. The plane took off for Punta Arenas, Chile, but had to return shortly afterwards due to a bomb threat. It is believed that a female passenger had informed the crew that there was a bomb onboard. The plane... »

EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bomb Threat

Friday, June 10, 2016
By George Hatcher
EgyptAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing after Bomb Threat

EgyptAir Flight 955 made an emergency landing in Urgench, Uzbekistan, on June 8th. The plane, heading from Cairo, Egypt, to Beijing, China, was diverted after the authorities received a bomb threat. The plane landed safely. All 118 passengers and 17 crew members remained safe. No explosive material was found upon inspection. Download article as... »

Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bomb Threat

Friday, May 20, 2016
By George Hatcher
Malaysia Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Bomb Threat

A Malaysia Airlines plane made an emergency landing at Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah airport in Selangor, Malaysia, on May 18th. The plane, heading to Singapore, had to return due to a bomb threat. Authorities said the airport’s reception received two phone calls saying there was a bomb on-board. The plane landed safely. There were... »

Jet Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur after Bomb Placement News

Thursday, March 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
Jet Airways Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Nagpur after Bomb Placement News

Jet Airways had to make an emergency landing at Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport, Nagpur, India, on March 22. The aircraft was flying from Delhi to Chennai when the crew was reported that there was a bomb placed in the plane, prompting the plane to land at the nearest airport. The plane landed uneventfully.... »

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    about 9 hours ago
  • 6 Jordanians killed, 38 injured in bus crash en route home from Umrah pilgrimage https://t.co/xwlddlhyv3
    about 12 hours ago
  • AirAsia X Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Perth https://t.co/FGcRg537zE
    about 15 hours ago
  • Southwest Airlines Flight Diverts to Corpus Christi International Airport https://t.co/dSJzEPcWHG
    about 16 hours ago
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    about 16 hours ago