Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

plane hijack


Security scare at Delhi airport as pilot of Kandahar-bound flight hits hijack button 'mistakenly'

November 10, 2018 10:10 pm

Sources said that the pressing of the hijack button had pushed all agencies concerned, including the anti-terror force National Security Guard (NSG), into action.

Midair plane ‘hijack’ threat: NIA files chargesheet against businessman

January 24, 2018 5:26 am

The NIA said that Salla’s act “jeopardised the safety of the passengers and crew members on board”.

Hijack hoax on Jet Airways flight: Gujarat Police raid accused’s office, residence

November 01, 2017 1:52 am

The accused told the police he “made up the hijacking note to defame the airline” and “seek revenge” against a female crew member who had “spurned” him.

EgyptAir plane hijacker arrested, all hostages safe

March 29, 2016 6:39 pm

Flight MS181 took off from the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria en route to Cairo with at least 55 passengers, including 26 foreigners, and a seven-member crew.

India puts on hold search for missing Malaysia Airlines MH370

March 16, 2014 8:57 am

"The Malaysian authorities are reassessing the situation," said Commander Babu of the Eastern Naval Command.

Urumqi-bound plane threatened with bomb attack: Xinhua

August 10, 2009 11:37 pm

A plane was threatened with a bomb attack in China's restive Xinjiang region whose capital Urumqi witnessed one of the country's worst-ever communal violence last month.....