Air India plane makes emergency landing in UK after bomb threatChristian Fernsby ▼ | June 27, 2019
An Air India passenger plane flying to the United States was escorted by British fighter jets to land in London after a hoax bomb threat.
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The official told Reuters there was no security threat.
Britain scrambled Typhoon fighters at supersonic speed to intercept the Boeing 777-337 and safely escorted it to Stansted, which briefly closed its runway.
The Air India plane was directed to an isolated stand with police in attendance. ■