Bomb threat forces Russian jet to land
Sunday, October 3, 2010
A Moscow to was forced to make an emergency diversion to due to an anonymous call about a bomb threat.passenger plane flying the route from
The aircraft departed Moscow at about 4:14 PM local time, laden with 73 passengers.reports that a spokesman from the Russian Federal Air Transport Agency said that several minutes into the flight the crew received a call which stated the plane experience detonation at any minute. Based on this information the crew decided to divert to Volgograd
Airport officials have declined to comment on the situation and as of the last reportwere searching the plane for bombs.
- the CNN Wire Staff. "Russian passenger jet lands after bomb threat, state media reports" — , October 3, 2010
- IANS/RIA Novosti. "Emergency landing by Russian plane after bomb threat" — , October 3, 2010