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The plane urgently landed in Khabarovsk because of a bomb report

The plane urgently landed in Khabarovsk because of a bomb report
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At an alternate airport at the Khabarovsk airport, an Aeroflot plane landed urgently due to reports of an explosive device planted on board. It happened at 15 hours 15 minutes local time. The liner was moving along the Vladivostok-Moscow route, during the flight the pilots had to request an emergency landing.

“The necessary operational measures were taken. An emergency rescue team was on duty at the airport. Passengers went through additional screening. Now they are in the terminal of domestic airlines, the airline has organized meals for them. Screening of baggage and cargo continues. The aircraft itself has already been inspected, ”Anastasia Khaustova, press secretary of Khabarovsk Airport OJSC, told EstRussia.

This information was confirmed to the agency by the press service of Aeroflot. Passengers will be able to continue the flight only after the end of the security check. It is planned to complete it on March 3 and immediately send the liner along the route. 

A similar incident happened on January 27, 2020. A plane flying from Khabarovsk to Moscow, had to return due to reports of a bomb detonated. Then explosion hazard information not confirmed.

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