Airplane from Ukraine forced to land in Istanbul after hijacked attempt (5)

Xinhua 2014.02.08 00:14
ISTANBUL/ANKARA, Feb. 7 (Xinhua) - A passenger plane en route from Ukraine to Turkey made an emergency landing in Istanbul on Friday after a passenger attempted to hijack the airliner to divert it to Sochi, Russia, where the Winter Olympics are taking place. The pilot of the airplane, which departed from Kharkov, Ukraine, sent a hijack signal on the air.
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