Bomb scare in Jet Airways Mumbai-Doha flight



Mumbai: A Jet Airways Mumbai-Doha fight was today rescheduled following a bomb scare in the plane, officials said.

"An anonymous note, sighting a non-specific security threat was found by a guest aboard the Jet Airways flight 9W 552 from Mumbai to Doha, just minutes prior to the departure of the flight at 8.25 pm," a Jet Airways spokesperson said.

The aircraft was bought back to the parking bay and all the guests were deplaned safely following which a thorough inspection of the flight was conducted by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and Mumbai Airports Authority, the spokesperson said.

The flight was later rescheduled for 10.30 pm, the spokesperson said.

PTI