Hijacking of plane from Caucasus foiled in Moscow: Reports
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Last Updated: Thursday, July 29, 2010, 22:51
Moscow: Russian special forces on Thursday foiled the attempted hijacking of a plane coming from the Caucasus at Moscow's Domodedovo airport, Russian news agencies quoted an airport official as saying.

A passenger on a flight from Mineralnye Vody in the Caucasus to Moscow "made orders to the crew," an airport spokeswoman was quoted as saying by Ria Novosti.

Police and special forces from Russia's FSB internal security agency isolated the plane from others at the airport and freed, she added.


First Published: Thursday, July 29, 2010, 22:51

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