Bomb scare on GoAir flight 343 in Mumbai

Last Updated: Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 23:45

Zeenews Bureau

Mumbai: Security forces carried out an extensive check onboard a GoAir flight at the Mumbai airport after a suspected message was received on Saturday warning it would be blown up, as per CNN-IBN.

The Delhi-bound GoAir flight 343 has been shifted to the isolation bay after the threatening message was received.

As per initial reports, the flight was ready for take-off when the pilot reportedly received information from the Air Traffic Control about the presence of a possible bomb and was asked to come back.

The chaos and security check is expected to delay the flight by around four hours, the Air Traffic Control has informed.

At the moment a thorough security check is being conducted inside the plane. The help of sniffer dogs is also being taken. Passengers are also being frisked.



First Published: Saturday, November 10, 2012 - 23:13

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