Hijacking of plane from Caucasus foiled in Moscow: Reports

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.

Updated: Jul 29, 2010, 22:51 PM IST

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.

PTI