Man held over bomb threat as RAF escorts jet to UK airport

British police on Tuesday arrested a man suspected of making a hoax bomb threat that forced a Qatar Airways plane to make an emergency landing under military jet escort.

UK fighter jet escorts passenger plane into Manchester airport

A British military jet was scrambled on Tuesday to escort a Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport after reports of a possible device on board.

Heroin found woven into Pak-made rugs at Manchester Airport

Fifty kilogrammes of heroin with a street value of about five million pounds was found woven into handmade rugs from Pakistan which had arrived at Manchester Airport, police said today.

`Suspect package` found at Manchester airport

An airport terminal in Manchester was closed and evacuated Monday after a "suspect package" was found, airport officials said.

EU bans `naked` airport body scanners over safety concerns

The controversial `naked` airport body scanners, which created a furore over health and privacy concerns, have failed in getting the EU`s nod.

Naked body scanners at British airports?

Controversial "naked" body scanners could be introduced at all British airports after top scientists declared them safe.

Britain secret file says massive UFO spotted

A spaceship that was "20 times the size of a football field" was spotted hovering over Britain`s Manchester airport nearly 15 years back.

Now, `naked scanners` to beef up airport security

A human X-ray machine has been introduced at Manchester Airport.