Man tries to enter cockpit and hijack Dubai-bound flight at gunpoint


    Radhika Dhawad | Feb 24, 2019 18:53

    A passenger tried to forcibly enter cockpit at gunpoint and hijack Dubai-bound flight flying from Dhaka in Bangladesh to Dubai.
    The Biman Bangladesh Airlines plane on the tarmac in Chittagong (Photo source: mirror.co.uk)

    A passenger tried to forcibly enter cockpit at gunpoint and hijack Dubai-bound flight flying from Dhaka in Bangladesh to Dubai.

    However, an emergency landing was made at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chittagongin, Bangladesh. According to various reports, the man allegedly threatened to shoot people on board flight BG147.

    More details are awaited.

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